Bahula Ekadasi

It is also called “shat tilaikadasi” . It means we can use sesame in six ways-

  1. Putting sesame in bathing water.
  2. We can rub sesame powder to body
  3. Eat 6 sesame seeds
  4. In drinking water, drop 6 sesame seeds
  5. Give offerings of sesame
  6. By giving sesame tRpana to elders.

This ekadasi is also called as asphalt ekadasi and kalyana ekadasi.