Bhishma Ekadashi Festival is celebrated on the eleventh day of the bright fortnight in the month of
. It is dedicated to Bhishma who was born to Ganga
Legend has it that, Bhishma was a great warrior who fought the battle of Kurukshetra alongside the Kauravas and was killed by Arjuna, the third among Pandavas
s celebrate this festival by observing fast and they also perform puja
s on this day.