Date and Significance of Indira Ekadashi | Indira Ekadashi Date and Importance
This time the fast of Indira Ekadashi is falling on 21st September, Wednesday i.e. today. Ekadashi Tithi is starting from 9.26 pm on 20th September. At the same time, Ekadashi Tithi ends on 21st September at 11:34 pm. In such a situation, according to Udaya Tithi, the fast of Indira Ekadashi will be kept on 21st September. Apart from this, the fasting of Indira Ekadashi will be done on 22 September. On the day of Ekadashi of Krishna Paksha of Ashwin month, if worship is done by observing fast, then the blessings of ancestors are also obtained.
Keep these things in mind during Indira Ekadashi fast. Indira Ekadashi Vrat Niyam
Those observing the fast of Indika Ekadashi should not take food and water on this day. However, fruit can be eaten in special circumstances.
In the morning, after retiring from bath etc., Lord Vishnu should be worshipped.
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In the worship of Lord Vishnu, only yellow flowers, fruits, Tulsi and Gangajal are offered.
Those who do not keep fast on Indika Ekadashi should also eat sattvik food on this day. Rice is not consumed on Ekadashi.
One day before Ekadashi fast also one should take satvik food.
Donate any one item out of silver, copper, rice and curd after the fast.
During Ekadashi fast, wake up at night and recite Vishnu Sahasranama.
What not to do during Indira Ekadashi fast. Indira Ekadashi donts
Those observing the fast of Indira Ekadashi should not lie on this day.
Those observing Ekadashi fast should avoid the consumption of rice. That is, rice should not be eaten on this day.
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On the day of Indira Ekadashi, the fasting person should keep his mind calm and follow celibacy completely.
Those observing Ekadashi fast should not eat after sunset.
(Disclaimer: The information given here is based on general assumptions and information. NDTV does not confirm this.)