Ekadashi 2016 - 2017 - Ekadashi Calendar Fasting Dates in 2016



Ekadashi is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Vishnu on the eleventh day of every lunar fortnight in traditional Hindu calendar. Ekadashi 2016 dates based on Hindu Lunar Calendar. There is no Vaikunta Ekadashi in 2017. Nirjala Ekadasi is on June 16, 2016. Fasting on Ekadashi is considered highly auspicious and is believed to help in redemption of sins and in attaining Moksha. Below are the Ekadashi dates in 2016 - 2017.

The Ekadashi dates are based on Indian Standard Time (IST).


Ekadashi 2016
December 24, 2016 - Saphala Ekadasi 

Ekadashi 2017

January 8, 2017 - Vaikunta Ekadasi
January 8, 2017 - Putrada Ekadasi 
January 23, 2017 - Shattila Ekadashi – Satila Ekadasi 

February 7, 2017 - Jaya Ekadasi - Bhoumi and Bhishma Ekadasi
February 22, 2017 - Vijaya Ekadashi

March 8, 2017 – Amalaki Ekadasi – Amalki Ekadashi
March 24, 2017 - Papmochani Ekadasi 

April 7, 2017 - Kamda Ekadasi – Kamada Ekadashi
April 22, 2017 - Varuthini Ekadashi (Smarta)
April 23, 2017 - Varuthini Ekadashi (Bhagavat)

May 6, 2017 –  Mohini Ekadasi 
May 22, 2017 – Apara Ekadashi

June 16, 2017 – Bhim Ekadasi – Bhima Nirjala Ekadasi
June 20, 2017 – Yogini Ekadasi 


July 4, 2017 – Devshayani Ekadashi – Sayana Ekadasi - Ashadi Ekadasi 
July 19, 2017 – Kamika Ekadasi

August 3, 2017 - Pavitra Ekadasi – Putrada Ekadashi
August 18, 2017 – Aja Ekadasi – Annada Ekadashi - Jaya Ekadasi

September 16, 2017 – Indira Ekadasi

October 1, 2017 - Pasankusa Ekadashi 
October 15, 2017 – Rama Ekadasi
October 31, 2017 – Prabodini Ekadasi – Uttahana Ekadashi 

November 14, 2017 – Uttpatti Ekadashi 

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