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Ekadashi 2018 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 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

February 11, 2018 - Vijaya Ekadashi

Ekadasi Tithi time - 
  • 4:05 PM on February 10 to 6:05 PM on Feb 11 (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.)
  • 2:44 PM on February 10 to 5:24 PM on Feb 11  (Time in West of India - Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and South Rajasthan)
February 26, 2018 – Amalaki Ekadasi – Amalki Ekadashi

March 13, 2018 - Papmochani Ekadasi 
March 27, 2018 - Kamda Ekadasi – Kamada Ekadashi

April 12, 2018 - Varuthini Ekadashi 
April 26, 2018 –  Mohini Ekadasi 

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 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 

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