The Ekadashi that falls on the Shuklapaksha Ekadashi in the month of May is called ‘Bhishma Ekadashi’. February 23 Bhishma Ekadashi. It is called Jaya Ekadashi,
The Ekadashi that falls on the Shuklapaksha Ekadashi in the month of May is called ‘Bhishma Ekadashi’. February 23 Bhishma Ekadashi. It is also known as Jaya Ekadashi, Annada Ekadashi and Kamika Ekadashi. Sri Krishna explained about Bhishma Ekadashi. Bhishma was the seventh son born to her in the Ashtavasuvas when Gangamata became a woman. It is believed that by fasting sincerely on this day, all sufferings will be removed and one will be freed from the forces of demons, demons and vampires. But before doing this fasting one should know the rules for it. Ekadashi lasts for three days.
Importance of Bhishma Ekadashi ..
Bhishmashtami is the name given to Maghasuddha Ashtami as Bhishma, who was on Ampashayya for 46 days, sacrificed his life on this day during the Uttarayana pilgrimage through the blessing of voluntary death. It is believed that if Bhishma, who has been a bachelor for the rest of his life, keeps his promise to his father, he will have access to children and good fortune for his children.
Worship method ..
The photo of Vishnu should be adorned with yellow, saffron, lotus flowers, basil leaves and jasmine. Vishnu Ashtottaram, Narayana Kavacham, Srimannarayana Hridayam, Vishnu Sahasranamas, Vishnu Purana should be recited. Or at least chant the Ashtakshari mantra ‘Om Namonarayanaya’ 108 times. Then Panchaharati should be given with cow dung. The elders say that Vishnu Ashtottaram, Satyanarayana Vratam, Brahmotsava Darshanam and Laksha Tulsipuja are performed in the temples to bring good results.
On the day of Bhishmashtami one should get up before sunrise and clean the shrine and the house. Yellow saffron for the gadapa, arches for the gummani and the shrine should be decorated with trimmings. Bathe the head and wear white. Fast all day and stay awake at night. Its rules range from the tenth evening to the twelfth.
Now let’s find out what not to do today.
Do not eat meat, garlic, onion, lentils etc. today. Eat only vegetarian. This should be kept in mind while fasting on Dwadashi day.
Rice should not be cooked at home on Ekadashi. Today it is said to fast without eating rice.
వరకు Brahmacharya should be practiced with restraint till Dwadashi.
న On Ekadashi day .. the house should not be cleaned. Because it can kill like ants and worms. This will make you a sinner. No animal should be harmed today.
➦ Ekadashi is a very virtuous and God-worshiping day so do not sleep until the evening before the sun rises. If possible, keep chanting hymns to God all night long.
The senses must be controlled along with the mind in front. Therefore one should not bring the feeling of evil in one’s mind. Don’t head bad for anyone.
జుట్టు Hair should not be cut today. Most should not speak in a way that demeans anyone. In some cases false vocabulary is likely to come up. That’s why we shouldn’t talk too much.
It is good to recite the Bhagavad Gita today. It is better to give alms to the poor and to fast.
Why is Lord Shiva worshiped with Bilwa papers? Anointing with Bilvaniti on Monday.