Happy Devshayani Ekadashi 2021: Ekadashi has a lot of importance in Hinduism. Ekadashi falls twice in every month. One in Krishna Paksha and one in Shukla Paksha. There are a total of 24 Ekadashis in a year. On the day of Ekadashi, Lord Vishnu is worshiped by rituals. Ekadashi falling in the Shukla Paksha of Ashadh month is known as Devshayani Ekadashi. Devshayani Ekadashi has special significance.
Devshayani Ekadashi 2021, Lord Vishnu rests for four months from Devshayani Ekadashi. This time is also called as Chatumas. Lord Vishnu takes rest from Devshayani Ekadashi and on Devuthani Ekadashi the rest of Lord Vishnu is completed. Devuthani Ekadashi falls in the Shukla Paksha of Kartik month.
Manglik work will not be done for four months
Happy Devshayani Ekadashi 2021, Manglik work is not done for four months after Lord Vishnu takes rest. During this, all the worship and worship of God is done, only auspicious works are not done. Manglik works begin only after the rest of Lord Vishnu is completed.
Worship Lord Vishnu in these auspicious times on the day of Devshayani Ekadashi:
- Brahma Muhurta – 04:14 AM to 04:55 AM
- Abhijit Muhurta – 12:00 PM to 12:55 PM
- Vijay Muhurta – 02:45 PM to 03:39 PM
- Twilight Muhurta – 07:05 PM to 07:29 PM
- Amrit Kaal – 10:58 AM to 12:27 PM
Ekadashi puja material list
Happy Devshayani Ekadashi 2021:
- Picture or idol of Shri Vishnu
- sweet Basil
- sweet stuff
Happy Devshayani Ekadashi 2021, The Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Ashadha is called Ashadhi Ekadashi. It is also known as Devshayani Ekadashi, Harishayani and Padmanabha Ekadashi. According to the English calendar, Ashadhi Ekadashi falls in the month of June or July.
The period of four months from Ashadh Shukla Ekadashi to Kartik Shukla Ekadashi is considered as Harishyan period. The combined name of these four months of rain is given as Chaturmas. During this, all the festivals, fasts, fasting, sadhana, worship, chanting and tapas performed, their vast form is called ‘Chaturmasya’ in a word. Chaturmasya gives an understanding of the time period of four months and Chaturmasya gives an overall understanding of all the fasts and festivals observed during this time.
Devshayani Ekadashi 2021, After cleaning the place of worship, the idol of Lord Vishnu should be placed on the seat and worship of God should be done.
Offer yellow clothes, yellow flowers, yellow sandalwood to Lord Vishnu. Decorate conch shell, chakra, mace and padma in his hands.
After offering paan and betel nut to Lord Vishnu, perform the aarti by offering incense, lamp and flowers and praise Lord Vishnu with this mantra.
Mantra: ‘Supte tvayi Jagannatha Jagasuptam Bhavedidam. Vibuddhe tvayi budham cha jagatsarva chaaracharam.’
Happy Devshayani Ekadashi 2021, That is, O Jagannath ji! When you fall asleep, the whole world falls asleep, and when you wake up, the whole world and the pastoralists also wake up.
In this way, after worshiping Lord Vishnu, after feeding Brahmins, take food or fruit on their own.
On Devshayani Ekadashi, Lord Vishnu should be worshiped and praised in the night and before one’s own sleep, the Lord should be put to sleep.