• Ekadashi

    Bhaimi Ekadashi – 23 Feb 2021

    Bhaimi Ekadashi is also known as Jaya Ekadasi. The narration of the glories of Magha-Shukla Ekadasi or Jaya Ekadashi is found in the Bhavishyottara Purana in a conversation between Maharaja Yudhishthira and Lord Krishna. It is said that one who observes upavasa (fasting) on this day is granted entry into Lord Visnu’s abode, even not having performed other vratas of the year. The half-day fast (vrata) for the appearance day of Lord Varahadev on the following day, Varaha Dvadasi is also observed on this Ekadashi. Yudhishthira Maharaja Enquires From Lord Krishna Yudhisthira Maharaj said, “O Lord of the lords, Sri Krishna, all glories unto You! O Master of the universe,…