Papmochani Ekadashi is a Hindu festival that is celebrated in the Hindu calendar month of Phalguna. This year, it will be observed on Saturday, March 18, 2023. It is observed on the 11th day of the waxing moon phase, known as the “Ekadashi” day. The festival is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and it is believed that observing a fast on this day brings blessings and forgiveness for sins. People offer prayers and perform devotional activities on this day to please Lord Vishnu. Papmochani Ekadashi is a significant festival in the Hindu community and is widely celebrated across India, Nepal, and other Hindu-majority countries.