Amavasya date falling in Bhadrapada month is celebrated as Pithori Amavasya. Pithori: During this Amavasya, religious rituals are performed for the peace of the ancestors. The effect of religious worship, fasting and charity on the day of Pithori Amavasya is very auspicious. On this day, people take baths in holy rivers and people also do activities related to ancestral peace on this day for the peace of their ancestors. Let us know the special things related to Pithori Amavasya and the special results of the puja.
Shanti the ancestors of Pithori Amavasya
On the day of Pithori Amavasya, worship is done for the peace of the ancestors. On this day, worshipping Gods and Goddesses along with performing Shraddha, Pind Daan Tarpan etc. brings happiness and peace. On the day of Pithori Amavasya, after waking up early in the morning and taking a bath, Arghya is offered to the Sun God. A copper pot is used to offer Arghya to the Sun and flowers and rice are also offered along with black sesame seeds and water. By doing this the ancestors get happiness.
Pithori amavasya puja time
According to the Panchang, this year Bhadrapada Amavasya will start on September 14 at 4:48 am and Amavasya Tithi will end on September 15 at 7:09 am. When Bhado Amavasya arrives, the importance of fasting increases even more. On this day, auspicious yoga called Sadhya and auspicious yoga called Shukla will be achieved. The time of Bhadrapada Amavasya will be on 14th September during which the festival of Kushgrahani and Pithori Amavasya will be celebrated. The bath taken on Amavasya on 15th September will be very special for charity. Goddess Durga is worshipped on this day. This fast has special significance for women, by observing Amavasya fast on this day, wishes are fulfilled and children are blessed with happiness. There is also a special rule for collecting Kusha on this day.
Doing charity work on the day of Bhadrapada Amavasya is considered very auspicious. Worshipping on this day is also very beneficial for getting rid of Sarpadosh. The time of Bhadrapada Amavasya is also special for getting relief from the faults related to ancestors.