पिंडदान के लिए सर्वोत्तम स्थान है गया

Shri Shambhu Damodran Rao

  • Brahmin Shradhm
  • Non-Brahmin Shradhm


In Gaya, Shradh can be done all the year but it is better to perform Gaya Shradh (Shraddha) or Pinda Daan during auspicious 18 days pitri paksh mela or 7days, 5days, 3days or 1 day amawasya with krishana paksh in any month. The auspicious 18 days Tri paksha sraddha or Pitripaksha mela, that is considered best days for offering oblations to the depared forefathers or any departed Family members,And this Auspicious 18 days comes in every year in the month of September or October. And,An estimated 6,00,000 to 8,00,000 pilgrims arrive in the Gaya city during the Pitripaksh Mela for GayaJi sraddha or Pind Daan.                    more

  • Our History When actually Lord Rama Chandra came to Gaya to offer Pind Daan (Pind Dan) to his Father Dashratha? It is believed that Rama belonged to Treta Yuga,This yuga covered 12,96,000 mortal years. After Treta,came Dwapar yuga covering 8,64,000 mortal years.This is the kali yuga.The period is to cover another 4,32,000 mortal years.In such a situation Rama came to Gaya for offering oblation to his deceased father more than 12 lakh years ago.And the Pinda Daan in Gaya practice for the salvation of a soul was in vogue since long and still continues to be an integral part of Hindu Mythology.            more