Narayaneeyam on Indira Ekadasi

Akanda Parayanam O About Indira Ekadashi Vrat: Indira Ekadashi is one of the auspicious days that falls on the Eleventh day of the Krishna Paksha during the month of ‘Ashwin.’ Indira Ekadashi falls during Pitru Paksha, the fortnight dedicated to ancestors. It is also referred as ‘Ekadashi Shradh.’ The objective of Ekadashi Vrat is to offer salvation, especially to the forefathers or dead ancestors so that they can reach Lord Vishnu's abode. Devotees observe Indira Ekadashi fast to seek forgiveness of the wrong deeds. Indira Ekadashi fast is observed by ardent devotees of…continue reading →