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- Yoga Of Ekadashi On Thursday In Falgun: Vijaya Ekadashi Fast Will Be Observed On February 16 In An Auspicious Combination Of Stars
Thursday, February 16 is Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha of Falgun month. This is called Vijaya Ekadashi. On this day, along with fasting, there is a ritual of bathing with pilgrimage water, donating food-water and clothes.
This time due to this date being on Thursday, its importance has increased further. Because Lord Vishnu is the Lord of this day and Lord Krishna is Lord of Falgun month. That’s why good luck and happiness will increase by fasting and worshiping on this day.
This is the first coincidence of this year when Ekadashi Tithi is falling on Thursday. After this, Devshayani and Devuthani Ekadashi will also remain on Thursday. Due to which both these days will become great festivals. This year Kamika Ekadashi coming in July and Rama Ekadashi in November will also be on Thursday. This year such a coincidence will happen a total of five times.
Lord Krishna should also be worshiped along with Lord Vishnu-Lakshmi in the yoga of Thursday and Ekadashi. On Thursday, conch shell mixed with water and milk should be offered to the idol of Lord Vishnu or Shri Krishna for anointing. After this offer yellow flowers and basil leaves. Then offer butter-mishri and sweets.
On this day Venus will be in exalted sign, Jupiter and Saturn will be in their own signs. Mars is in Moon’s Nakshatra and aspecting Moon. Due to which Mahalakshmi Yoga will be affected. Bathing, donating, fasting and worshiping Lord Vishnu in these auspicious yogas will give manifold auspicious results.
What to do and what not to do during fasting
Wake up early in the morning on Ekadashi and take a vow to perform fast-worship in front of God after bath.
Those who fast on this Ekadashi should not eat food. You can eat fruits and drink milk on this day.
Worship Lord Vishnu in the morning and evening. Next day i.e. on Dwadashi Tithi, Brahmins should provide food and then eat food themselves.
People who observe Ekadashi fast should not create trouble at home. Avoid anger. Stay away from wrong deeds.
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