Varuthini Ekadashi, also spelt as Varudhini Ekadasi, is an auspicious Ekadasi vrat observed on Krishna Paksha in Vaishakh month as per North Indian Hindi calendars. In 2019, Varuthini Ekadashi date is April 30. Smarta Ekadashi and Vaishnava (Madhva) Ekadashi both are on the same day.
Shri Yudhishthira Maharaj offering obeisance to Lord Vasudeva asked to describe the merits and influence about Ekadashi taking place during the dark fortnight of Vaishaka month [April-May]. Read full story – Varuthini Ekadashi Vrat Katha…
Varuthini Ekadashi in 2019 begins in the night on 29 April and ends in the night at 12.17 hrs on 30 April.
Ekadashi Vrat Paaran Time on 1 May 2019
Those who observe Varuthini Ekadashi Vrat on 30 April will have to observe Dwadashi Paaran between 6.50 AM and 8.10 AM on 1 May 2019.
In some parts of South India mainly in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, on this day Kailasa Gauri nomu (Kailash Gowri Vrat) is also observed.
Panchang, Varuthini Ekadashi – 30 April 2019
परिधावी नाम संवत्सर, चैत्र मॉस, कृष्ण पक्ष, एकादशी, शतभिषा नक्षत्र, इंद्रा योग, बालव करण |
Suryodayam (Sunrise) 05:58 Suryastamaya (Sunset) 18:50
Chandrodayam (Moonrise)27:48 Chandrastama (Moonset)15:00
Paksha (Fortnight) Krishna Paksha
Tithi (Lunar Day) Ekadashi – 24:17*
Nakshatra Shatabhisha – 08:15
Yoga Indra – 29:11*
Karana Balava – 24:17*
Purnimanta Month Vaisaakha
Amavasyanta Month Chaitra
Shaka Samvatsara: Vikari
Vikram Samvat Varsha: Paridhavi
Rahu Kalam: 15:37 – 17:13
Gulika Kalam: 12:24 – 14:00
Yama Gandam: 09:11 – 10:47
Ravi Rashi (Sun Sign) Mesha
Chandra Rashi (Moon Sign) Kumbha – 28:15:56*
Amrita Kalam 26:00* – 27:46*
Abhijit: 11:58 – 12:50
Time to Avoid
Varjyam Kalam 15:21 – 17:08
Durmuhurthams: 23:17 – 24:01*
In 2018, Varuthini Ekadashi date is April 12. Smarta Ekadashi is on 11 April and Vaishnava (Madhva) Ekadashi date is April 12.
In 2017, Varuthini Ekadashi date was April 22. In 2016, Varuthini Ekadashi date was May 3. In 2015, Varuthini Ekadashi date was April 15. In 2014, Varuthini Ekadashi date was April 25. In 2013, Varuthini Ekadashi date was May 5 & 6. In 2012, Varuthini Ekadashi date was April 17.