Ekadashi May 2016 date – Monthly Fasting for Vishnu in May Month in 2016

Dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu, Ekadashi Vrat is observed on the eleventh day of a fortnight in a Hindu lunar calendar. Ekadashi dates in May 2016 – May 3 and May 17. On Ekadasi, Fasting from sunrise to next day morning sunrise is generally observed by many Hindus. Some observe the fast from the start time of Ekadasi Tithi and break the fast at the beginning of Dwadasi Tithi.

The May 3, 2016 Ekadasi is known as Varuthuni Ekadasi Vrat.

The May 17, 2016 Ekadashi is known as  Mohini Ekadasi.