Kamika Ekadashi holds great relevance in lives of Vishnu Lovers.

Lord Krishna

Namaste!

Welcome to the world of divine readings at www.onindianpath.com exploring the meaning, relevance and date of Kamika Ekadashi 2024.

Introduction

Ekadashi fasting is the most pious time to grab the attention and divine blessings of Lord Krishna. This Shravan Maas, Kamika Ekadashi 2024 is the opportunity to please Lord Vishnu. 

Although numerous fasts are observed throughout the year, it is said that Ekadashi fasting is the king of all. Above all Kamika Ekadashi is the most precious one. 

What is Kamika Ekadashi?

Followers of Krishna reading this can very well relate to the term Ekadashi now. It is the most important day which falls on the eleventh day of the Hindu panchang. In a month there are two phases: Shukla Paksha (waxing moon) and Krishna Paksha (waning moon). These two phases depend upon the movement of the moon in the sky. 

Date of Kamika Ekadashi

Now, in this blog, we are going to give updates about Kamika Ekadashi. It falls during Krishna Paksha in the month of Shravan Maas of Hindu Panchanng. Kamika Ekadashi 2024 will be celebrated on 31 July 2024.

Additionally, the tithi will start at 4:44 PM on July 30, 2024 and will end up at 03:55 PM on July 31, 2024.

Significance of Kamika Ekadashi

Kamika Ekadashi is of great importance with so many things to do and perform worship rituals. 

Once Lord Krishna narrated the significance of Kamika Ekadashi to King Yudhishthara on King’s request. It was also expressed by Lord Brahma to sage Narada and many other devotees.   

Importance of Tulsi on Kamika Ekadashi

If you want to make the most of this ekadashi then pay serious attention to the worship rituals of Tulsi. Tulsi is the favourite plant of Lord Krishna. He doesn’t eat anything without the presence of Tulsi Patra in it. Also, it is believed that offering Tulsi Patra in the feet of Lord Vishnu or Krishna blesses devotees with immense peace, prosperity and protection in life. In fact, lighting ghee diya (lamp) in front of Tulsi, offering water, touching Tulsi or even darshan (looking at) of Tulsi brings good luck and harmony in life.   

Benefits of Ekadashi

Kamika Ekadashi is the most beneficial fasting which have loads of advantages if done properly. Let’s peep into the amazing benefits of observing Kamika Ekadashi. 

  • Devotees listen to the story of Kamika Ekadashi and thus bestowed with the fruits of performing Ashwamedha Yajya. 
  • The pure souls who fast on Kamika Ekadashi get rid of the worst of evil deeds they ever did. 
  • Worship of Lord Vishnu and offerings to God is extremely beneficial.
  • Devotees are rewarded with the punya of taking bath in holy waters like river Ganga or river Yamuna.
  • In fact, Diya lighting in front of the tulsi plant is the sacred ritual on this day which gives lots of benefits. 
  • Devotees performing fast on this day become liable to the fruits of the knowledge from Vedas and Shastras.    
  • Moreover, offering tulsi to Lord Vishnu’s feet is a pious ritual which provides protection to every devotee. 
  • Also, the fortune of devotees is extremely high if they are at Kaashi or Pushkar on Kamika Ekadashi. 

Conclusion

Overall, there is the benefit of worshipping and fasting rituals properly, then Kamika Ekadashi 2024 is capable of blessing devotees. So, if you are now thrilled by the benefits of Kamika Ekadashi then this is for you. Keep reading and growing.  

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