Dev Uthani Ekadashi 2020: Auspicious time for Devuthani Ekadashi, Puja Vidhi, Vrat Katha and importance of Tulsi marriage
Dev Uthani Ekadashi has an extraordinary strict importance. According to Hindu beliefs, Shri Hari Vishnu, the creator of the universe, wakes up on the day of Devuthani Ekadashi after sleeping for four months. On this day Lord Vishnu marries Tulsi Vivah in the form of Shaligram. All the auspicious works like marriage, christening, shaving, janeu and griha pramukh begin with the Ekadashi.
When is Devauthani Ekadashi or Tulsi marriage?
As per the Hindu schedule, Devuthani Ekadashi or Tulsi marriage is praised on Shukla Paksha Ekadashi of Kartik month. As per the English schedule, this Ekadashi falls in November consistently. This time Devauthani Ekadashi or Tulsi marriage is on 26 November 2020.
Devauthani Ekadashi date and auspicious time
Date of Devuthani Ekadashi: 25 November 2020
Ekadashi date begins: 25 November 2020 from 02:42 am
Ekadashi date ends: 26 November 2020 till 05:10 am
Importance of Devuthani Ekadashi
Dev Uthani Ekadashi is otherwise called Devutthana Ekadashi or Hariprabodhini Ekadashi and Tulsi Vivah Ekadashi. This Ekadashi has extraordinary significance in Hinduism. As per Hindu conviction, all favorable works are begun from Devauthani Ekadashi. It is accepted that on this day Lord Vishnu awakens following four months of rest. As per Vishnu Purana, Lord Vishnu slaughtered a horrible evil spirit named Shankhasura. At that point, Lord Vishnu rested on the bed of Sheshnag in the Ksheer Sea on the Ekadashi of Ashadh Shukla Paksha. After this, Lord Vishnu woke up in the wake of allowing up four months of yoga rest. With this, Chaturmas closes upon the arrival of Devuthani Ekadashi. Subsequent to awakening, Tulsi is offered to them first. It is accepted that on this day, 100 bovines get a righteousness equivalent to noble cause by tuning in to the narrative of Devauthani Ekadashi quick. Tulsi marriage is likewise done on this day. Fasting on this Ekadashi is viewed as exceptionally promising and favorable.
Dev Uthani Puja Vidhi
- On the day of Ekadashi, awaken early within the morning and have a shower and wear clean clothes.
- Now take the resolution of the fast by meditating on Lord Vishnu.
- Now draw the feet of Lord Vishnu within the courtyard of the house.
- Draw god Vishnu from ocher in an Okhli.
- Now keep fruit, sweet singhada and sugarcane near Okhli. Then cover it with a basket.
- Light the lamp outside the house and at the place of worship in the dark time.
- On today , all members of the family should worship all the gods including Lord Vishnu.
- After that, Raise the Lord Vishnu by ringing the conch and bell, saying - rise up Deva, Baita Deva,
- Anguria Chatka Deva, New cotton, New cotton, Dev lift Karthik month.
Tulsi marriage on the day of Devuthani Ekadashi
Tulsi Vivah is likewise sorted out upon the arrival of Devauthani Ekadashi. The marriage happens between the Tulsi plant and Shaligram as Lord Vishnu. This marriage additionally happens like a typical marriage with grandeur. It is accepted that when Lord Vishnu awakens following four months of rest, he initially hears the petition of Tulsi. Tulsi marriage implies arousing Lord Vishnu with yoga rest through Tulsi.
Story of Devauthani Ekadashi ((Dev Uthani Katha)
As per legendary convictions, when Lord Shree Vishnu asked Lakshmi – 'O Nath! On the off chance that you wake up day and night and rest, at that point you rest for many years and as of now devastate all the fields. In this manner, you take rest each year from the standard. This will likewise give me some an ideal opportunity to rest.'
On listening to Lakshmi ji, Narayan smiled and said-‘Devi! You are directly afterward, all the divine beings and particularly you endure. You don't give me any occasion as a result of me. Consequently, as indicated by your announcement, from today onwards, I will rest in four months of blustery season. Around then you and the divine beings will have an occasion. This rest of mine will be called as rest apnea and calamity. This my restlessness will be a definitive gift for my aficionados. During this period, every one of my fans will serve me with the sentiment of dozing and cheerfully arrange the festival of resting and inspiring in their home, I will live with you.’