Gokarna is known as one of the seven important Hindu pilgrimage centers in India. This holy place is known as Bhoo Kailash and the Kashi of the South. Gokarna place is mentioned in the Shrimad Bhagavata Purana as being the home of the brothers Gokarna and Dhundhukari.
Pitru Paksha also known as Mahalaya Paksha is a 15 lunar days period when Hindus pay homage to their ancestors. Pitru paksha 2021 is from 20th September 2021 to 6th October 2021. This Shraddha is performed especially through Pinda pradan, Tarpan, and food offerings to Brahmins. Performing this ceremony with utmost faith and a peaceful mind gives the Karta the full benefit of this ceremony and the blessings of his ancestor will always be there upon them.
Pitru Paksha 2021 Dates:
20th September: Purnima Shradh
21st September: Pratipada Shradh
22nd September: Dwitiya Shradh
23rd September: Tritiya Shradh
24th September: Chaturthi Shradh
24th September: Maha Bharani
25th September: Panchami Shradh
26th September: Shashthi Shradh
28th September: Saptami Shradh
29th September: Ashtami Shradh
30th September: Navami Shradh
1st October: Dashami Shradh
2nd October: Ekadashi Shradh
3rd October: Dwadashi Shradh
3rd October: Magha Shradh
4th October: Trayodashi Shradh
5th October: Chaturdashi Shradh
6th October: Sarva Pitru Amavasya
Pitru Paksha Shradh procedure mainly involves below main steps:
- Vishwadev Pooje
- Pinda pradana: It is the offering of pindas ( Rice balls) to the ancestors mixed with ghee honey sugar milk and curd. Pind pradan should be performed with utmost dedication and faith.
- Tarpana: Offering of Til(Black) with water.
- Brahman Bhojana: Offering bhojan to brahman is a must.
It is very beneficial to perform Naryan Bali puja, Thila Homa and Tripindi Shradha during the pitrupaksha along with Pitrupaksha Shradha.
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