Mahalaya Amavasya 2021 | Pitru Amavasya

Mahalaya Amavasya or Pitru Amavasya is the No Moon day in Mahalaya paksha shraddh. In 2021, Mahalaya Amavasya date is October 6. Pitru Amavasya falls during Ashwin month as per North Indian calendar followed in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttaranchal. Mahalaya Amavas is the last day of Pitru Paksha, the […]

Rishi Tharpanam on Amavasya | Rishi Tharpana Mantras

During the ancient and medieval times, Rishies have played a prominent role in the society by teaching us the value of religion and the way of leading the life peacefully with good health and prosperity. They were the main person’s who spread the knowledge to others. It is to be remembered that it is with […]

Somvati Amavasya Sankalp Mantra | Sankalpa Mantram to chant on Somavathi Amavasya

Somvati Amavasya is the most auspicious Amavasya day to worship Lord Vishnu, Lord Shiva, and Pitru Devatas or dead ancestors. Somavathi Amavasya, also known as Ama Somvar Vrata, was observed by King Yudhistira to get noble successors for his dynasty. Sankalpa Mantra for Somvati Amavasya puja is the most auspicious prayer to chant which is […]

Benefits of Amavasya Tharpanam

What are the Benefits of Amavasya Tharpanam? Why Amavasya Tharpanam is performed? Hindus take the religious service of priests associated with temples in order to perform rituals during the days of Amavasya. It is to be noted that the Amavasya rituals are conducted in a power manner by the priest for the benefits of the individual […]

Amavasya Pithru Tharpana Mantras

It is to be strongly noted that a person’s whose father is alive shouldn’t do Pithru tharpanam. Only those people’s whose father isn’t alive should do Pithru tharpanam. The procedure for doing it is by wearing the Yagnopavitha over the Pracheena veethi that is the right shoulder. It is to be noted that tharpana should […]

Pinda daan on Mauni Amavasya 2018

Pinda daan during Mauni Amavasya or Magh Amavasya (as North Indian calendars) and Pushya Amavasya (as per Hindu calendars except North Indian calendars) is considered auspicious for rituals for Pitru Tharpan and rites of Shraddha. Mauni Amavasya is also known as ‘Mini Pitru Paksha. In 2018, Mauni Amavasya date is January 16. Thousands of people […]

Types of Amavasya Vrat

There are three types of Amavasya Vrat. They are Amavasya Payovrat, Amavasya Vrat and Amavasya Pitru Shanti Poojan. Amavasya Payovrat (Vishnu Puja on Amavasya) During Amavasya Payovrat, Lord Vishnu is largely with dedication and devotion worshipped. This particular fast is wholeheartedly observed for one year by the Hindu religious followers if started. The individual who […]