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Pitru Paksha Shraddh – Annual Rituals to Dead Ancestors

Shraddh or Shradh offered during Pitru Paksh (dark fortnight or Krishna Paksha) in the month of Ashwin (September – October) is of great importance in Hindu religion. Shraddh is the ceremonies and ritualsperformed for the departed souls of dead ancestors. It is believed that the souls will attain peace by the Shraddh rituals performed during… Read More »