Papa means ‘sin’ and Mochani means ‘to escape’. Hence, we can say that the day of Papamochani Ekadashi is followed to eradicate sins from a person’s life
Significance of Papmochani Ekadashi ,vrat katha vidhi and fasting date
Ekadashi which comes between Holika Dahan and Chaitra Navratri is known as Papmochani Ekadashi. It falls before Yugadi and it is the last Ekadashi of the year.
What is date of Papmochni Ekadashi ?
Papamocani Ekadasi, or Papamochini Ekadashi, is observed during the waning phase of moon in the month of March – April. In 2016, the date of Papamochini Ekadasi is April 3. It is believed that observing Papamochini Ekadasi will help in the redemption of sins. Ekadashi Fasting is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is observed on the 11th day of waning and waxing phase of moon in traditional Hindu calendar.
The importance of Papmochni Ekadashi / Papmochni Ekadashi Vrat katha
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