when is Parama Ekadashi 2012 ? when is Parama Ekadasi 2012?
Parama Ekadashi will be observed on 12th September 2012.
The Ekadashi that falls on the Krishna Paksha of an Adhika Masa or Adhika Masam is known as Parama Ekadashi or Parama Ekadasi. Ekadashi Vrat is observed to please Lord Vishnu. Observing Ekadashi Vrat or fast on this day is considered to be highly beneficial. Ekadashi Thithi is a favorite thithi of Lord Vishnu. Hence all the devotees of Lord Vishnu try to observe the Ekadashi Vrat or atleast observe a fast on the Ekadashi or Ekadasi day.Reciting of Vishnu Sahasranamam and slokas of Lord Vishnu are to be done to please Lord Vishnu on the Parama Ekadashi or Parama Ekadasi day.
The person who observes the Parama Ekadashi Vrat is believed to be relieved from poverty and will become wealthy for all his life. It is also believed that by observing the Parama Ekadashi Vrat one would be cleansed from even the sins that were performed in the previous birth. by observing the Parama Ekadashi Vrat after enjoying the life and wealth one would go to Vishnu Loka after death.
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