Ekadasi December 2010 – Ekadashi Fasting Dates

Ekadasi Fasting is observed on the eleventh day of a lunar fortnight in a traditional Hindu calendar and is dedicated to Sri Hari Vishnu. The dates of Ekadashi in December 2010 are December 2, December 17 and December 31. Keeping Vrat or Upvaas on Ekadashi is considered highly beneficial by Vishnu devotees. The famous Vaikunta Ekadasi is observed in December 17, 2010 in South India.
The Ekadasi on December 2, 2010 is known as Utpatti Ekadasi. In some regions this Ekadasi is observed on December 1.
The Ekadasi on December 17, 2010 is known as Mokshada Ekadasi.
The Ekadasi on December 31, 2010 is known as Saphala Ekadasi
In South India, the Vaikunta Ekadasi is observed on December 17. Thousands of devotees visit important Lord Vishnu temples like Bhadrachalam, Tirupati and Sri Rangam. Fasting, keep vigil at night and passing through the Vaikunta Dwaram in the famous temples are the important auspicious activities on the day.
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