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Mohini Ekadashi Story Associated With Samudra Manthan 12 May Ekadashi Tithi

Mohini Ekadashi Story Associated With Samudra Manthan 12 May Ekadashi Tithi
Written by Arindam
Mohini Ekadashi Story Associated With Samudra Manthan 12 May Ekadashi Tithi

Mohini Ekadashi Vrat: According to the Panchang, the coming 12th of May is the Ekadashi date, the Ekadashi date of Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh month is called Mohini Ekadashi. According to mythological belief, Mohini Ekadashi is considered special among all Ekadashi. On this day Lord Vishnu took the form of Mohini and made the gods drink nectar. By drinking which the gods became immortal. The story of Mohini Ekadashi is related to the churning of the ocean. Which happened between the gods and the demons.

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According to the legend, the churning of the ocean took place between the gods and the demons. The demon king Bali captured the three worlds, then the gods started seeing trouble on themselves. All the gods together appealed to Lord Vishnu for help. Understanding the gravity of the situation, Lord Vishnu advised the deities to persuade the Asuras to churn the ocean. The efforts of the gods paid off and the gods agreed to churn the ocean. On the date of Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh month, the nectar urn came out from the churning of the ocean. To achieve this, once again a situation of dispute arose between the gods and the demons. The gods feared that if the demons drank the nectar, they would become immortal and extremely powerful. To escape from this situation, the gods took the help of Lord Vishnu. Then Lord Vishnu took the form of Mohini and while saving the nectar from the demons gave it to the gods, due to which the gods became immortal. The day when Lord Vishnu took the form of Mohini was the date of Ekadashi, that is why the Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh month is called Mohini Ekadashi.

Mohini Ekadashi auspicious time

  • Beginning of Mohini Ekadashi date: May 11, 2022 from 7:31 pm
  • Mohini Ekadashi date ends: 12th May 2022 at 6:51 pm
  • Mohini Ekadashi fasting time: May 13, 2022 till 7:59 am

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