Fast of Ekadashi Doing, worshiping Lord Vishnu, seeing and worshiping Tulsi Mata is considered to be very auspicious. Although there are 24 Ekadashi in the whole year but there are maximum 26 Ekadashi in any year but some of them are more important than other Ekadashi. Nirjala Ekadashi is one of the most important Ekadashi, today we are going to give you some important information related to it.
When is Nirjala Ekadashi
Nirjala Ekadashi falls on the day of Shuklapaksha Ekadashi of Jyeshtha month every year, this year on Tuesday, June 2. According to the scriptures, if you cannot observe the fast of Ekadashi during the whole year, then you must do this fast, it has also been told in the scriptures that the person who observes this fast, should observe the fast of Ekadashi for the whole year. Is received.
This year Nirjala Ekadashi will start from 02:58 pm on 1st June and will continue till 12:04 pm on 2nd June, Ekadashi with Dashmi is on 1st June 2020 but Ekadashi fast should not be observed on this day. The fast of Ekadashi should be observed on Dwadashi with Ekadashi which is on 2 June and fasting on Ekadashi with Dwadashi is very auspicious. The fast of this Ekadashi will start from sunrise on June 2 to sunrise the next day, according to the Panchang, on June 2, the sunrise will be at 05:38 in the morning, then the fast will start from this time.
What should not be done on Nirjala Ekadashi
In the scriptures, it is considered completely forbidden to do certain tasks on the day of Nirjala Ekadashi, this day one should remember God and should not sleep on Ekadashi during the day and night, but should meditate on Lord Sri Hari during the whole night. On this day, no one should be insulted but should talk with everyone with great love.
Eating paan is prohibited on the day of Nirjala Ekadashi, it is said that the consumption of paan on this day brings a tendency to rajoguna, besides consuming rice on this day is considered completely taboo. On this day a person who consumes rice becomes a sinner, on this day avoid doing evil to anyone and take blessings of people greater than yourself. On this day, husband and wife should avoid cohabiting and follow celibacy.
What to do on this day
On this day one should wake up before sunrise and be free from bath and routine, should meditate on Lord Srivishnu, offer sweets, fruits, basil and milk to Lord Shiva. After that, take water and basil leaves in your hand, tell the Lord what you wish in your mind and say that I will fast this Nirjala Ekadashi with full devotion, besides donating water pitcher and sugar to Brahmin. needed.