Yogini Ekadasi

Yogini Ekadasi

Today is Yogini Ekadasi. All the Ekadasis have different glories. Their names, glories, and power are different. Now we will hear the glories of Yogini Ekadasi. Sati-devi was the consort of Siva Thakura. Being his consort, their relationship was very intimate. But,...
Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi

Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi

Hari-katha inspired by the Guru-varga Today is Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi. The glories of this Ekadasi that I am about to explain haven’t been told in any book or sastra. All that I say is to cheat others. So be careful in accepting my words. But those who stand still...
Sri Apara Ekadasi

Sri Apara Ekadasi

[Hari-katha inspired by the Guru-varga] Today is Ekadasi. Ekadasi-devi’s name on this day is Apara Ekadasi. Now, I remember many of Ekadasi-devi’s pastimes, glories, and specialties. All the Ekadasis are the same, but for the jivas, she appears bearing different names...
It Is Not a Day – It Is Krsna

It Is Not a Day – It Is Krsna

Today is Ekadasi, a very auspicious day. In this regard, let us remember the history of Ambarisa Maharaja and Durvasa Rsi.*[See endnote 1] There are so many things to learn from this history – first to learn, then to practice, and then to realize. What is the...
Papamocani Ekadasi – 24 March 2017

Papamocani Ekadasi – 24 March 2017

24 March 2017 Today is Papamocani Ekadasi. Ekadasi-devi is one but her names are many. She makes arrangements according to what we need in spiritual life. Her business is to help us become self-realized and detached from this world and attached to the spiritual...
Papamocani Ekadasi – “Please Save Me!”

Papamocani Ekadasi – “Please Save Me!”

Pāpamocanī Ekādaśī Today is Pāpamocanī Ekādaśī. Pāpamocanī Ekādaśī is the destroyer of sins—or she who liberates one from sin. Śrī Kṛṣṇa, residing in Goloka Vṛndāvana, feels compassion for the conditioned souls of this world and He thinks, “Oh, they are suffering so...