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Ekadashi 2018 - 2019 Dates - Ekadasi Vrat Calendar with Timing and Fasting Dates in 2018

Ekadashi is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Vishnu on the eleventh day of every lunar fortnight in traditional Hindu calendar. Below you can read Ekadashi 2018 - 2019 dates based on Hindu Lunar Calendar with the timing of paran or fast ending time. Vaikunta Ekadashi in 2018 is on December 18. Nirjala Ekadasi is on June 24, 2018. Fasting on Ekadashi is considered highly auspicious and is believed to help in redemption of sins and in attaining Moksha.

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


Paran ritual should be performed before Dwadashi tithi ends. Dwadasi is the day after Ekadasi - the 12th day of a lunar fortnight.

    Ekadashi 2018

    April 26, 2018 –  Mohini Ekadasi

    Ekadasi Tithi time - 
    • 11:04 AM on April 25 to 9:12 AM on April 26 (Time in North, East and South of India). (If there is dasami tithi during or after sunrise then that day is not taken for Ekadasi.)
    The Ekadasi fasting should be completed before 7:40 AM on April 27
    • 10:46 AM on April 25 to 9:20 AM on April 26 (Time in North, East and South of India). (If there is dasami tithi during or after sunrise then that day is not taken for Ekadasi.)
    The Ekadasi fasting should be completed before 8:07 AM on April 27

    May 11, 2018 – Apara Ekadashi
    May 25, 2018 - Adika Masa Ekadasi

    June 10, 2018 - Adika Masa Ekadasi
    June 23, 2018 – Bhim Ekadasi – Bhima Nirjala Ekadasi (western parts of India)
    June 24, 2018 - Nirjala Eakdasi (North - South - East India)

    July 9, 2018 – Yogini Ekadasi
    July 23, 2018 – Devshayani Ekadashi – Sayana Ekadasi - Ashadi Ekadasi 

    August 7, 2018 – Kamika Ekadasi (smarta)
    August 8, 2018 - Kamika Ekadasi (Bhagavath)
    August 22, 2018 - Pavitra Ekadasi – Putrada Ekadashi

    September 6, 2018 – Aja Ekadasi – Annada Ekadashi - Jaya Ekadasi
    September 20, 2018 – Parivartini Ekadashi – Parsava Ekadasi 

    October 5, 2018 – Indira Ekadasi
    October 20, 2018 - Pasankusa Ekadashi

    November 3, 2018 – Rama Ekadasi
    November 19, 2018 – Prabodini Ekadasi – Dev Uthani Ekadashi. Devutthi Agyaras - Guruvayur Ekadasi. Kaisika Ekadasi

    December 3, 2018 – Uttpatti Ekadashi
    December 18, 2018 - Vaikunta Ekadasi (South India)
    December 18, 2018 - Mokshada Ekadasi Smarta
    December 19, 2018 - Mokshada Ekadasi Bhagavat in most regions
    December 19, 2018 - Swarga Vathil Ekadasi in Kerala

    Ekadashi 2019

    January 1, 2019 - Saphala Ekadasi
    January 17, 2019 - Putrada Ekadasi
    January 31, 2019 - Shattila Ekadashi

    February 16, 2019 -  Bhishma Ekadasi - Jaya Ekadasi - Bhoumi Ekadasi

    March 2, 2019 - Vijaya Ekadashi
    March 17, 2019 – Amalaki Ekadasi – Amalki Ekadashi
    March 31, 2019 - Papmochani Ekadasi 

    April 15, 2019 - Kamda Ekadasi – Kamada Ekadashi
    April 16, 2019 - Kamda Ekadasi (Vaishnav)
    April 30, 2019 - Varuthini Ekadashi

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