Tritiya Shraddha or Thadiya Shraddham is the third day of Pitru Paksha or Mahalaya Paksha Shraddha karma rituals. In 2016, Tritiya Shraddha date is September 19.
It falls in third day of Krishna Paksha in Bhadrapad month as per Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars and in Ashwin month as per North Indian Hindi calendars.
Those who believe that they became a reason for someone’s pain or death, this shraddh will remove all their sins and can bless them with fullest happiness & prosperity.
Shraddh Timings, 19 September 2016
Tritiya Shraddh 2016 – September 19; Shraddh Timings – 1.18 PM to 3.42 PM
Tritiya Shraddha also blesses the performer with the basic property for your business, job & social & economical growth. It fetches you the growth in all aspects of life from the blessings of your forefathers.
Gaya, Kashi (Varanasi), Rameshwaram, Haridwar, Prayag Sangam (Allahabad) & Rishikesh are the popular places for Pitru Paksha Shraddh rituals.
As per Tamil beliefs, the ideal place for Tritiya Shraddha tharpana is the Sarva Mangala Theertham in Thiru Rameshwaram near Mannargudi.