Ekadashi Calendar 2017/2018 : Ekadashi Dates 2017/2018

Ekadashi is an auspicious day dedicated to worship of Lord Vishnu and his avatar’s.

There are two Ekadashi’s in every Hindu calendar month (one is Shukla paksha and one in Krishna paksha) and devotees of Lord Vishnu observe a strict fast on this day, known as Ekadashi Vrat or Ekadashi Upvaas.

If you are devotee of Lord Vishnu or belonging to Vaishnav community then i am sure you might be searching for Ekadashi Dates in the year 2017 and upcoming year 2018 so that you mark these dates in advance and never miss a Ekadashi fast.

According to the Hindu religion, it is believed that one who keeps a fast on Ekadashi day and worship’s Lord Vishnu, gets free from all evils and sins, achieves mental peace and gets closer to attaining liberation or salvation (Moksha).

Please find below Ekadashi Dates 2017 and Ekadashi Dates 2018.

Ekadashi Calendar 2017 :

Ekadashi Dates 2017, Ekadashi Fasting Calendar 2017

08 January (Sunday) Pausha Putrada Ekadashi
09 January (Monday) Gauna Pausha Putrada Ekadashi
Vaishnava Pausha Putrada Ekadashi
23 January (Monday) Shattila Ekadashi
07 February (Tuesday) Jaya Ekadashi
22 February (Wednesday) Vijaya Ekadashi
08 March (Wednesday) Amalaki Ekadashi
24 March (Friday) Papmochani Ekadashi
07 April (Friday) Kamada Ekadashi
22 April (Saturday) Varuthini Ekadashi
23 April (Sunday) Vaishnava Varuthini Ekadashi
06 May (Saturday) Mohini Ekadashi
22 May (Monday) Apara Ekadashi
05 June (Monday) Nirjala Ekadashi
20 June (Tuesday) Yogini Ekadashi
04 July (Tuesday) Devshayani Ekadashi
19 July (Wednesday) Kamika Ekadashi
20 July (Thursday) Gauna Kamika Ekadashi
Vaishnava Kamika Ekadashi
03 August (Thursday) Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
18 August (Friday) Aja Ekadashi
02 September (Saturday) Parsva Ekadashi
16 September (Saturday) Indira Ekadashi
01 October (Sunday) Papankusha Ekadashi
15 October (Sunday) Rama Ekadashi
31 October (Tuesday) Devutthana Ekadashi
14 November (Tuesday) Utpanna Ekadashi
30 November (Thursday) Mokshada Ekadashi
13 December (Wednesday) Saphala Ekadashi
29 December (Friday) Pausha Putrada Ekadashi

Ekadashi Calendar 2018 :

Ekadashi Dates 2018

12 January (Friday) Shattila Ekadashi
27 January (Saturday) Jaya Ekadashi
28 January (Sunday) Gauna Jaya Ekadashi
Vaishnava Jaya Ekadashi
11 February (Sunday) Vijaya Ekadashi
26 February (Monday) Amalaki Ekadashi
13 March (Tuesday) Papmochani Ekadashi
27 March (Tuesday) Kamada Ekadashi
12 April (Thursday) Varuthini Ekadashi
26 April (Thursday) Mohini Ekadashi
11 May (Friday) Apara Ekadashi
25 May (Friday) Padmini Ekadashi
10 June (Sunday) Parama Ekadashi
23 June (Saturday) Nirjala Ekadashi
09 July (Monday) Yogini Ekadashi
23 July (Monday) Devshayani Ekadashi
07 August (TUesday) Kamika Ekadashi
8 August (Wednesday) Gauna Kamika Ekadashi
Vaishnava Kamika Ekadashi
06 August (Wednesday) Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
September (Thursday) Aja Ekadashi
20 September (Thursday) Parsva Ekadashi
05 October (Friday) Indira Ekadashi
20 October (Saturday) Papankusha Ekadashi
03 November (Saturday) Rama Ekadashi
04 November (Sunday) Vaishnava Rama Ekadashi
19 November (Monday) Devutthana Ekadashi
03 December (Monday) Utpanna Ekadashi
18 December (Tuesday) Mokshada Ekadashi
19 December (Wednesday) Gauna Mokshada
Vaishnava Mokshada Ekadashi

Note :

  1. In some cases, the dates of Ekadashi for Vaishnav’s are different. It is the next day and we have highlighted such dates in bold.
  2. These are the Ekadashi Vrat Fasting dates, the Parana i.e., the breaking of the fast in done on the next day during the Parana Time.