It is important to worship Lord Vishnu and fast on this day.
By observing this fast, the bird named Kurodhan was saved.
Papankosha Ekadashi 2022: Papankusha Ekadashi fast will be observed tomorrow on October 06. It is important to worship Lord Vishnu and fast on this day. With the blessings of Lord Vishnu, a person gets freedom from sins and gets salvation. Yudhishthira requested Lord Krishna to explain in detail the significance of Ashwin Shukla Ekadashi and the procedure for fasting. On this Lord Krishna told him that the Ekadashi of Shukla Paksha in the month of Ashwan is known as Papankusha Ekadashi. It is He who removes all sins and gives freedom from the pain of Yamluk. Dr. Ganesh Mishra, Astrologer of Central Sanskrit University, Puri Know the story of Papankosha Ekadashi fast.
The Story of Papankosha Ekadashi Fasting
The following is the story of the Papankusha Ekadashi fast told by Lord Krishna to Yudhishthira. On the Vindhya mountain lived a bird named Kurodhana. He was very violent, hard-tempered, wicked, involved in sinful activities. In time, the last moment of his life was coming. A day before his death, Yama’s messengers gave him a message that tomorrow is the last day of your life, tomorrow they will come to take your life.
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Fowler was very saddened and horrified to learn this. To find out its cure, he reached Angira Rishi’s ashram. He bowed before Angira Rishi and told her about the incident that happened to him.
He said that he had done sinful things all his life. He wants to be freed from them, so you are requested to suggest a remedy, by which he can get salvation and be free from sins.
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Then Baba asked him to observe the Papanksha Ekadashi fast properly. Then the poor woman observed the Papanksha Ekadashi fast according to the law, as Baba had told her. By virtue of this fast, all the sins of his life were erased. In the last moments of his life, he also got salvation by the grace of Shri Hari.
Lord Krishna told Yudhishthira that whoever fasts on Papankasha Ekadashi gets a suitable life partner. There is no shortage of money and grain. Not only does he save himself, many of his offspring also get wet. It is better to donate gold, sesame, food, water, umbrella etc. on this day.
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First Publication: 05 October 2022, 15:16 IST