There are a complete of 24 Ekadasis in a Hindu calendar 12 months. Sometimes, there are two further Ekadasis that happen in a intercalary year. Every Ekadasi is claimed to have explicit advantages.
Papankusha Ekadashi 2020 date & time
|Occasion||Date & time|
|Papankusha Ekadashi Date||Tuesday, October 27|
|Ekadashi Tithi Begins||09:00 AM, October 26|
|Ekadashi Tithi Ends||10:46 AM, October 27|
|Wednesday, October 28|
|06:30 AM to 08:44 AM,
The Ekadashi that falls within the Ashwin Shukla Paksha is called Papankusha Ekadashi. The devotees worship Lord Vishnu on the day of Ekadashi. It is mentioned that those that do Ekadashi quick attain Moksha (liberation from the cycle of start, dying and rebirth).
The Vishnu mantra chanted on this present day is – “Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya”