Which Ekadashi is today?
Jay shree Krishn, Dear devotees, we fasted the last “Putrada ekadashi on 18th august 2021 with faith and were pleased with Lord Narayana. Now when is the second ekadashi of the coming august month? or which Ekadashi is Today? We will know a little about it ekadashi name and date and time.
Devotees, As per Hindu Calendar, The eleventh day of the lunar fortnight is called Ekadashi. Usually, there are two Ekadashis in one month, comprising one at the time of Krishna Paksha and the second at the time of Shukla Paksha. Therefore, a total of 24 Ekadashis take place in a complete year. However, each Ekadashi has a specific name and significance. On the day of All Ekadashi, devotees worship Lord Vishnu and keeping a day long fasting.
Now two ekadashi of September 2021, like First Aja ekadashi and second ekadashi name is Parivartani Ekadashi.
What/Which Ekadashi is today?
This September 2021, Today ekadashi is Aja Ekadashi (03rd September 2021, Friday)
Bhadrapad Krushnpad Aja Ekadashi 2021
- Ekadashi Date – 3rd September 2021, Friday (03/09/2021)
- Sunrise Time – 06:22 ISD (New Delhi)
- Brahma Muharat – 04:46 AM
- Ekadashi Tithi Begins – 06:21 AM on Sep 02, 2021
- Ekadashi Tithi Ends – 07:44 AM on Sep 03, 2021
Parana Date and Time – On 4th Sep Saturday, 05:30 AM to 08:23 AM
Today Bhadrapad Krushnpaksh Aja ekadashi significance –
Each Ekadashi has a specific name and a presiding day. On Aja Ekadashi, Vishnu’s Hrishikesh form is worshipped. According to a legend associated with Aja Ekadashi, a devotee can get rid of his past sins by observing this Vrat. The story dates back to Raja Harishchandra, who was known for being just, benevolent, honest and compassionate.
However, one day, he lost his kingdom, wealth, all his belongings, as well as his family. Subsequently, he started working at a crematorium. One day, when Sage Gautama saw him in such a pitiful state, he suggested Harishchandra must keep a Vrat on Ekadashi to rid himself of the sins he may have committed during his previous birth.
Ekadashi fasting on both days is suggested for staunch devotees who seek for love and affection of Lord Vishnu.
Today Aja Ekadashi Puja Vidhi –
- On this auspicious day, devotees get up early in the morning and after taking a bath, perform puja, offer yellow clothes to Lord Vishnu with prasad, incense sticks, sandalwood paste, basil leaves and flowers.
- Even special bhog(Prasad) is offered to Lord Vishnu and various mantra of Lord Vishnu and Satyanarayan Katha is chanted to please the deity. Devotees break the fast on the next day in Parana.
- According to Hindu mythology, during the Mahabharat, Lord Krishna told Yudhishthir about the significance of Putrada Ekadashi that anyone who prays to Lord Vishnu on this day with a true heart is freed from the sins.
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