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 2023 is from 30th September 2023 to 14th October 2023. 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 2023 Dates:
30th Sept: Prathamai Shradh/Dwitiyai Shradh
1st Oct: Tritiyai Shradh
2nd Oct: Chaturthi Shradh
3rd Oct: Panchami Shradh
4th Oct: Shashthi Shradh
5th Oct: Saptami Shradh
6th Oct: Ashtami Shradh
7th Oct: Navami Shradh
8th Oct: Dashami Shradh
10th Oct: Ekadashi Shradh
11th Oct: Dwadashi Shradh
12th Oct: Trayodashi Shradh
13th Oct: Chaturdashi Shradh
14th Oct: Sarva Pitru Amavasai Shradh
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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