Final Up to date: August 26, 2022, 12:06 IST
PITHORI AMAVASYA: This yr August 26 marks the pageant of Pithori Amavasya. In line with the Hindu calendar, the pageant is noticed on a no-moon day or Amavasya within the Hindu calendar month of Bhadrapada. The pageant additionally goes by the identify Bhadrapada Amavasya for that reason. On the eve of Pithori Amavasya, married ladies and notably moms worship 64 goddesses together with Goddess Durga for the well-being of their youngsters. The phrase ‘Pith’ means flour and therefore the identify of the pageant Pithori Amavasya. It’s celebrated with fanfare in Rajasthan.
Pithori Amavasya: Significance
Bhadrapada Amavasya or Pithori Amavasya is noticed by devotees to do away with sins of the previous and malice of the center. They organise puja for his or her family and forefathers. In addition they go to the Ganga river to wish for peace and prosperity for his or her household and ancestors. It’s believed that worshipping and observing a quick on Pithori Amavasya helps in eliminating the results of Kaal Sarpa Dosh which is seen in your horoscope attributable to previous life’s sins.
Pithori Amavasya: Historical past
In line with Hindu mythology, Pithori Amavasya Vrat Katha was narrated by Goddess Parvati to Lord Indra’s spouse. Devotees consider that preserving a quick on at the present time helps beget courageous and wholesome sons. Pind daan and Pitru Darpan are a few of the distinguished rituals performed on the Pithori Amavasya.
Pithori Amavasya: Muhurat
This yr Pithori Amavasya falls on August 26 and the Vrat muhurat is from 6:49 PM to 9:03 PM. The Amavasya TIthi will start at 12:23 PM on at the present time and finish at 1:46 PM on the subsequent day, August 27.
Pithori Amavasya: Puja Vidhi
On Pithori Amavasya, get up in the course of the Brahma Muhurat, take tub. After that, mild a lamp and provide arghya to Solar God. For the peace of ancestors, donate to the needy and perform Pind Daan and Pitru Darpan.