Shravana Putrada Ekadashi 2017
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi is a Hindu holy day of much significance to any childless couple as it is to worship Lord Vishnu. It is observed two times in a year that is Ekadashi during Paush Shukla Paksha and during Sravana Paksha.
Here is the Shravana Putrada Ekadashi 2017 Vrat Date & importance. Shravan Shukla Paksha Ekadashi currently falls in the month of July or August in English calendar. It is also known as Pavitropana Ekadashi or Pavitra Ekadashi among the Vaishnava community.
About Putrada Ekadashi
The King (Mahijit) was a shrewd merchant, and once during a journey, the merchant felt thirsty and came across a pond. A cow was drinking water from the same pond along with his calf. The merchant by the intensity of his thirst away the cow and drank the water instead. The king being childless and sage advised the King and his queen fast on this day and followed Shravana Putrada Ekadashi rituals in true earnest. Then King heeded to Saint’s advice and was blessed with a Son.
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi 2017 is popular festival in Southern, Eastern and North Indian States. Pavitropana Ekadashi Fasting and Parana details are here. Parana means breaking the fast. Ekadashi Parana is done after sunrise on next day of Ekadashi Fast. It is necessary to do Parana within Dwadashi Tithi before sunrise. Shravana Putrada Ekadashi Pooja Timings & Date is very much important during the Vrat.
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi 2017 Vrat Date & Time
- On 4th, Parana Time = 06:49 to 08:54
- On Parana Day Dwadashi End Moment = 23:22
The birth of a son is considered auspicious in Hindu culture and devotes who observe Putrada Ekadashi Vrat with devotion may be blessed with baby boy. Observing a fast in honour of Lord Vishnu to be one of the precious days and devotees fast 24 hours on this day. Both husband and wife worship to god Vishnu. The Worship of Vishnu on all Ekadashi days including the Putrada Ekadashi to get Salvation and get rid of all sins to beget children.