Ekadasi - an essential subject

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Ekadasi occurs on the eleventh day after the full moon and the eleventh day after the new moon. On such days no grains, cereals or beans are eaten; simply vegetables and milk are moderately taken, and chanting and reading scriptures are increased. On the day of Ekadasi, one has to reduce sleeping and utilize all his/her time in activities that are pleasing to the Lord.

Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters offer a comprehensive presentation of this essential subject as seen in the Vaniquotes Ekadasi category. An introduction from his books is given below in the following 8 quotes.



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