Annada Ekadasi

Annada Ekadasi

The name of Ekadasi today is Annada. After the creation of this world, Brahma prayed to the Lord how to arrange for the maintenance of all the jivas’ needs – for food, lodge, dress, everything. Lord Sri Hari smiled sweetly and told Brahma about annamaya-brahma,...
Pavitraropani Ekadasi

Pavitraropani Ekadasi

Today is Pavitraropini Ekadasi. Ekadasi’s ability to bestow fruits is glorified in various places in sastra. Many people are only attracted to her ability to easily grant freedom from sin, health, wealth, and so on. But Ekadasi-devi does not come to give these fruits....
Kamika Ekadasi

Kamika Ekadasi

The name of today’s Ekadasi is Kamika Ekadasi. All the Ekadasis have special names, glories, and qualities. From some years, I have been continuously explaining the glories of Ekadasi-devi on her appearance days. But, the rules and regulations of following Ekadasi...
Sayana Ekadasi

Sayana Ekadasi

Today is Sayana Ekadasi. God Himself announces, “Now, I am going to the khira-samudra. There, I will rest and sleep. I cannot walk or work anymore.” It is said, “Mahajano yena gatha sa pantha.” If any great person or a higher authority goes to rest, then all the...
Ekadasi Can Fulfill All Desires

Ekadasi Can Fulfill All Desires

You know how delicious Jagannatha prasadam is. The pandas (priests) of Jagannatha’s temple brought some prasadam to Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu, who was performing kirtana with His associates: Hare Krsna Hare Krsna Krsna Krsna Hare Hare, Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama...