Mukkoti Ekadasi, dedicated to Bhagvan Srihari Vishnu, is popularly known as Vaikunta Ekadashi in
The famous Teppotsavam ritual takes place at Bhadrachalam during the period.
The main event on Mukkoti Ekadasi is the Vaikutha Dwara Darshanam – the ‘Vaikunta Dwaram’ or ‘the gate to the heaven’ is opened on this day in Vishnu Temples in
South India. This is the passage encircling the innermost sanctum of the . Thousands of devotees queue up to pass through the Gate of Vaikunta on this day. Vishnu Temple
Vishnu devotees also fast on the day and keep vigil all night. They avoid all sort of food made of rice.
This Ekadasi is of great importance at the
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