Apara Ekadashi 2021 Date : Ekadashi fasting is considered the best among all the fasts. Jyeshtha month is considered best for worship, fasting and charity. That is why the special importance of Ekadashi fasts falling in Jyeshtha month has been given. There are two Ekadashi dates in Jyeshtha month. The Ekadashi date of Krishna Paksha is known as Apara Ekadashi while the Ekadashi date of Shukla Paksha is called Nirjala Ekadashi. According to the Panchang, the date of Nirjala Ekadashi is on June 21, 2021.
Significance of Apara Ekadashi
Apara Ekadashi fasting has been given special importance in the scriptures. Lord Krishna had told Yudhishthira about the importance of Apara Ekadashi in the Mahabharata period. The fast of Apara Ekadashi gives freedom from all kinds of sins. Worshiping Lord Vamana on Apara Ekadashi gives special merit.
Auspicious time of Apara Ekadashi
Ekadashi date starts: June 05, 2021 at 04:07 am
Ekadashi date ends:
Parana Muhurta of fasting: From 05:23 am to 08:10 am on June 07, 2021
The time of the end of the date of Dwadashi on the day of Parana – June 07, 2021 at 08:48 am
Auspicious coincidence is being made on Apara Ekadashi
Auspicious yoga is being formed on Apara Ekadashi. According to the Panchang, Shobhan Yoga is being formed on this day. In astrology, this yoga has been given a place in auspicious yogas. Working on this day brings success. This yoga is also considered to be the best for performing auspicious works.
Planetary position on this day
Nakshatra Ashwini will remain on the day of Ekadashi. Moon will remain in Aries on this day. On this day the position of the planets will be as follows-
Taurus – Rahu, Sun and Mercury
Gemini- planet venus
Scorpio zodiac- Ketu
Capricorn- Saturn planet