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Spiritual experiences related to Pitrupaksha – Ms Petra Stich

1. Relief from ancestral distress by performing a simplified version of Shraddha The first evening of Pitrupaksha (a fortnight when departed ancestors come closest to Earth), my spiritual distress increased. I felt immense feelings of sadness, isolation, desperation and I felt completely unsatisfied. I felt helpless and I cried until I fell asleep. The next … Continue reading Spiritual experiences related to Pitrupaksha – Ms Petra Stich

Spiritual experiences of Ms Anu Pursram

1. Ancestral problems reducing after chanting as per the guidance of His Holiness Dr Athavale I come from a large family where family members from several generations lived together. Throughout the years, we would experience various difficulties like frequent quarrels, financial and health problems, no marriages and sudden and unnatural deaths. We did not know … Continue reading Spiritual experiences of Ms Anu Pursram

Fortnight for departed ancestral spirits and Shraddha ritual

Did you know that you can help your ancestors in the afterlife? This is especially so during the fortnight that they come closest to the Earth plane.

Problems with Ancestral Spirits

Planning one’s wedding after the death of a close relative such as one’s parents

For those who are in a quandary about wedding plans due to the sudden death of a close relative such as one’s father or mother, this article provides spiritual perspectives to keep in mind.

Recurrent Dreams of Departed Family Members and Ancestors

For 10 years, Shourya’s deceased sister would often appear to her in her dreams.

Dreams of dead family members and relatives – Meaning

This article provides a spiritual perspective on recurrent dreams of ancestral spirits, dead family members, and dead relatives.

Spiritual perspective on funeral etiquette at a funeral reception

It is common funeral etiquette in today’s world to have a funeral reception. From a Spiritual science perspective, this can be highly detrimental for the people involved as well as for the subtle-body of the deceased. But as it is not always possible to avoid attending a funeral reception, this article provides information on what to do or not to do.

Disposing belongings of the deceased

After a loved one dies, many people are unsure what they should do with their belongings. This article provides a guide to the surviving relatives.

What is the effect of kissing the hand or forehead of the dead body?

Losing a loved one is a traumatic experience for anyone. Sometimes people who are emotionally upset, hug and kiss the body of the deceased. This may however be harmful for both the person and the subtle-body of the deceased