• Ekadashi

    Papamochani Ekadashi – 8th April 2021

    Addressing Lord Sri Krishna, Yudhishthira Maharaja said, “O Supreme Lord, I wish to hear about the Ekadashi that occurs during the dark fortnight of the month of Chaitra (March-April). What is its name and what results can one attain by observing it?” Lord Sri Krishna, replied, “O best of kings, for the benefit of everyone I shall describe to you the glories of this Ekadashi which is known as Papamochani. The history of this Ekadasi was once narrated to the emperor Mandhata by Lomasa Rishi.” Lomasa Rishi narrates, “The Ekadashi that occurs during the dark part of the month of Chaitra is named Papamochani Ekadashi.  For the faithful devotee, it…