Tulsi Vivah 2020 Date And Time: Tulsi vivah is celebrated on the 11th day (Dev Uthani Ekadashi) of Shukla Paksha of the Kartik month. It is also celebrated as Dev Uthani Ekadashi.
This year, according to the Hindu calendar, Ekadashi is on 25th November. On this day Mata Tulsi is married to God Shaligram. It is believed that the person who performs the ritual of Tulsi marriage gets as much virtue as one gets from Kanyadaan. Shaligram is considered an Avatar of Vishnu. There is a mythological story behind this ritual.
What is Tulsi Vivah 2020? Why it celebrated?
According to the Hindu Holy scriptures, once Tulsiji got angry and cursed Vishnu because of that Vishnu Bhagwan became a stone. In order to get rid of this curse, Vishnu took the Avatar of Shaligram. He then married Mata Tulsi. It is said that Mata Tulsi is the Avatar of Maa Lakshmi. Tulsi vivah are performed on Dwadashi in many places.
Tulsi Vivah 2020 Date And Time
Dev Uthani Ekadashi date begins- 25 November, Wednesday, 2:42 am
Ekadashi date ends- November 26, Thursday, till 5:10 am
Dwadashi start date- 26 November, Thursday, 05:10 am
Dwadashi date ends- 27 November, Friday, 07:46 am