Ekadashi is an Eleventh Lunar day or Eleventh Tithi of the fortnight of the waxing or waning moon. Ekadashi occurs twice in a month i.e., once in Krishna Paksha and once in Shukla Paksha. Vaikunta Ekadashi Celebrations takes place in all the temples that dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his incarnations.
Ekadashi that occurs in the Hindu month of Marghashira, Shukla Paksha (fortnight of waxing the moon) is known as Vaikunta Ekadashi.Vaikunta Ekadashi – A Main Festival in South India
This is one of the main festivals for Vaishnavas and celebrated across all temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his incarnations in South India.
The day is also known as Mukkoti Ekadasi or Sw…