Pasankusa Ekadasi

Pasankusa Ekadasi

Today is Pasankusa Ekadasi, and by great good fortune, we are following this vrata in Vrndavan dhama. All the Vrajavasis also follow Ekadasi. In Rama lila, in Mahaprabhu’s lila, and in all the four yugas, everyone follows Ekadasi. In this way, the sadhaka makes a...
Indira Ekadasi

Indira Ekadasi

Today is Indira Ekadasi. What is the specialty of each Ekadasi? Visnu is one, but He has many names like Madhava, Govinda, Hari, Mukunda, and so forth. The different months are named after these different names of Visnu. This is not by chance. There are twelve Devatas...
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...