Ashada Amavasya Pithru Tharpan & Pinda Pradhan Rituals

Ashada Amavasya is highly auspicious day for Pithru tharpan. Though every Amavasya day is important to pay our respect to our ancestors, Ashada Amavasya has every kind of significance for Pitru Tharpanam and Pinda Pradhanam. In 2016, as per the North Indian Hindi calendars, the date of Ashada Amavasya is July 4. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars, Ashada Amavasya 2016 date is August 2.

Just after the day of Ashada Amavasya, the holy Shravan month begins in the latter Panchangs.

In Maharashtra, Ashadi Amavasya is celebrated as Gatari Amavasya. On Gatari Amavasya, Maharashtrians eat non-vegetarian food and prepare for Shravana Maas Vrat.

On this day, Pitru devatas are highly active and the every good deed like charity, puja or any other auspicious ritual performed by us will definitely reaches them and provides peace to their souls. Another significant Amavasya which is auspicious for Pitru Tharpan and Pinda Pradhan to our ancestors is Mahalaya Amavasya.

Ashada Amavasya Pithru Tharpan & Pinda Pradhan Rituals in Previous Years

In 2015, as per the North Indian Hindi calendars, the date of Ashada Amavasya was July 15 / July 16. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars, Ashada Amavasya 2015 date was August 14.

In 2014, as per the North Indian Hindi calendars, the date of Ashada Amavasya is June 27. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars, Ashada Amavasya 2014 date is July 26.

In 2013, as per the North Indian Hindi calendars, the date of Ashada Amavasya is July 7. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars, Ashada Amavasya 2013 date is August 6.

In 2012, as per the North Indian Hindi calendars, the date of Ashada Amavasya was June 19. In Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, and Kannada calendars, Ashada Amavasya 2012 date was July 19.

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  1. Akshaj says:

    puja and rituals in Maharashtra 6th august 2013 amavasya

  2. Paavan says:

    hindu rituals for maharashtrians to be done on ashada amavasya

  3. Shashee says:

    where to perform amavasya tharpanam on august 6 2013 in mumbai

  4. Bhanupriya says:

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  5. Omar says:

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  6. Pururava says:

    AS PER ASTROLOGY HOW MANY YEARS WE HAVE TO DO PINDA PRADHAN