Ekadasi Fasting is dedicated to Srihari Vishnu. Ekadashi November 2017 dates are November 14 and November 30 (Smarta Ekadasi is observed on November 29)
The Ekadashi on November 14, 2017 is known as Utpanna Ekadasi and it is from this Ekadasi most people begin the next cycle of Ekadasi Fasting.
Ekadasi is observed on the 11th day of the waxing phase (Shukla Paksha) and waning phase (Krishna Paksha) in a traditional Hindu month.
November 30, 2017, Ekadasi is known as Mokshada Ekadasi and Gita Jayanti is observed on the day.
In 2017, Guruvayur Ekadashi will be observed on November 30.