Gajachaya Yog is an auspicious Yog which falls in Bhadrapada Month as per Marathi, Telugu, Kannada & Gujarati calendars. It coincides with Ashwin Month of North Indian Hindi calendars. In 2013, Gajachaya Yog date is October 2.
How Gajachaya Yog is formed?
During Pitru Paksha, when Moon is in Magha Nakshatra on Trayodashi which coincides with Surya’s movement in Hasta Nakshatra.
It is very auspicious period for Pitru Shraddha Tharpan or Pinda Daan rituals.