Vijaya Ekadashi (For acquiring purity of mind and victory)
Method This fast is observed on the Krishna Ekadashi of the month of Phalgun. On this day after having your bath wear clean clothes. Put 7 grains on the floor and establish Kalash (pitcher) on this. Pour some barley on a pot and place it on the Kalash. Establish an idol of Laxminarayan in this pot and perform Shodashopchar Puja. Chant Bhajans in the night. In the morning of Dwadashi during sun rise and keep this Kalash neara pond or a river and worship it again. After that donate the whole material along with idol to a Brahmin. On the day of fast avoid food. Have fruit of waternut (Singharha) on this day. Read Vijaya Ekadashi Vrata Katha.