Tag Archives: Shraddha

How does the Shraddha ritual benefit descendants ?

Did you know that apart from helping one’s departed ancestors in the afterlife, the person performing the Shraddha ritual also gains positive energy ?

Significance of feeding crows during the Shraddha ritual in Pitrupaksha

Did you know that you can do something to help your departed ancestors in the afterlife ? This article explains why crows pecking at the food offered ritualistically to the departed ancestors can denote that they are being helped.

Spiritual experiences related to Pitrupaksha – Mrs Radha Mallick

Mrs Radha Mallick experienced a reduction in a variety of problems by performing a ritual known as Shraddha for her departed ancestors regularly.

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 related to Pitrupaksha – Mrs Shweta Clarke

1. God responding to prayers to relieve departed ancestors Due to God’s grace I had a very strong spiritual experience related to Shrāddha (a potent ritual that benefits departed ancestors at a spiritual level). I had just gotten married to Sean Clarke, and it was our first Pitrupaksha (a fortnight when departed ancestors come closest … Continue reading Spiritual experiences related to Pitrupaksha – Mrs Shweta Clarke

Fortnight for departed ancestral spirits and the 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.

Death and Dying

How Can We Help Our Departed Family Members in the Afterlife?

When family members die, we pay tribute to their lives by offering flowers at their grave, by publishing kind words about them in their memory in the obituary section of a newspaper or hanging the photograph of the deceased in one’s house. However, all these have no significance in helping our ancestors in the afterlife.