Dwitiya Shraddh is the second day of Pitr Paksha. In 2017, Dwitiya Shraddh date is September 7.
Those who observe this Shraddh will be blessed with long life and would lead their remaining life without any sort of diseases.
It falls on Krishna Paksha Dwitiya in Bhadrapad month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada Purnimant calendars. It falls in Ashwin month in North Indian Hindi Amavasyant calendars.
Shraddh Timings, 7 September 2017
Dwitiya Shraddh 2017 – September 7; Shraddh Timings – 1.18 PM to 3.42 PM
As per Tamil beliefs, the ideal places to do Dwitiya Shraddh are Theertha Andadhaanam Pitru Mukti Temple near Thirupunnavaasal and Aavudaiyar Kovil.
In 2016, Dwitiya Shraddh date was September 18.