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Papmochani Ekadashi

According to the Hindu religious calendar, Papmochani Ekadashi falls between Holika Dahan and Chaitra Navratri. It is to be noted that this particular Ekadashi is the last Ekadashi of the calendar year and falls before Yugadi. It is to be remembered [...]

Shravana Putrada Ekadashi

Shravana Putrada Ekadashi is also known as Pavitropana Ekadashi and Pavitra Ekadashi. This special Ekadashi is largely observed by the Hindus with great devotion and dedication as per the ancient Hindu tradition and culture. The day is marked [...]

Kamada Ekadashi

Kamada Ekadashi is an auspicious day that signifies special fasting observed by the Hindus. The date of Kamada Ekadashi is largely decided based on the lunar calendar. The day is marked with observances of religious rituals and prayers, including [...]

Varuthini Ekadashi

Varuthini Ekadashi is dedicated to the Lord Vamana. This Ekadashi is regionally called as Baruthani Ekadashi. It is observed by the Hindus with significance of fasting on this auspicious day. This particular Ekadashi falls on the dark half of [...]

Shayani Ekadashi

Shayani Ekadashi is popularly known as Deva-shayani Ekadashi. It is also locally known as Maha-ekadashi. This particular Ekadashi is observed by the Hindus and especially Vaishnavas. This auspicious day signifies the beginning of the chaturmas. [...]

Yogini Ekadashi

Yogini Ekadashi falls in the month of Ashad during the Krishna paksha. On this auspicious day, by observing Yogini Ekadashi fast, a person immediately gets rid of all sorts of sins in his or her life. He also gets direct salvation after death [...]

Nirjala Ekadashi 2013

Nirjala Ekadashi is also called as Bhimaseni Ekadashi, Bhima Ekadashi and Pandava Ekadashi in different part of India by the Hindus. The date of Nirjala Ekadashi is decided by the lunar calendar. On this auspicious day, devotees indulge in religious [...]

Apara Ekadashi in 2013, Achala Ekadasi

According to the Hindu religious scholars and pundits, “The merit attained by one who performs all of the following acts of piety is equal to the merit achieved by one who observes Apara Ekadashi: bathing at Prayag in the month of Magh (January-February) [...]

Mohini Ekadashi

Mohini Ekadashi occurs in the month of Vaisakha (April – May), during the waxing phase of moon. The significance of this particular Ekadasi was perfectly explained to Lord Ram by Vasistha and also to Yudishitira, the eldest of the Pandavas [...]

Pausha Putrada Ekadashi

Pausha Putrada Ekadashi is also popularly known as Putrada Ekadashi. This particular festivity is observed by the Hindus. The religious significance of this festival is observed by Hindus in order to having a son. According to the religious [...]