All set for Vaikumta Ekadesi fete tomorrow

As part of Vaikunta Ekadesi tomorrow, all Vaishnavite shrines are decked up for opening vasal.The processional deity will be decked up and taken out on rounds. Special prayers and poojas will be performed.Srirangam Ranganathaswamy temple, Tirupati Balaji temple and Kancheepuram Varadaraja Kovil have been decked up.The Vaishnava sect believes that ‘Vaikunta Dwaram’ or ‘the gate to the Lord's Inner Sanctum’ is opened on this day. The Margashirsha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi in the Lunar calendar is known as a Mokshada Ekadashi. Special prayers, yagnas, discourses and speeches are arranged at Vishnu temples across the world on this auspicious day. The pagalpathu festival ends in Srirangam Ranganathaswamy temple today.