On ekadasi day Vaishnavites and saivites observe fasting. That too if it is vaikunta ekadasi vaishnanivites will be very strictly adhering. Is there any puranic evidence on fasting? Comparison of spiritual and scientific rationale needed.

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    – Student
    Commented Aug 29, 2016 at 10:33
  • Where is the answer for scientific rationale? Commented Aug 29, 2016 at 10:35
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    @ParthasarathyRaghavan Scientific speculation or reasoning is off-topic for this site.
    – The Destroyer
    Commented Aug 29, 2016 at 12:01
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    @ParthasarathyRaghavan Maha Periava was not a scientist .Then how valid a scientific argument his argument will be?:)
    – Rickross
    Commented Aug 29, 2016 at 12:12
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    @Rickross-He is sarweswaran. You are a common man. I will paste link in two days. If you understand Tamil read or ask anybody to translate. read Deivathin Kural if you want to know more abour periava. Commented Aug 30, 2016 at 5:15


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