You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Religion & Spirituality

Shraaddh: A homage to God and our ancestors

DNMUM395849 | 9/3/2017 | Author : P Khurrana | WC :542

P Khurrana Astrologer

The days of Shraaddhs awill begin from September 6 to 20, 2017. The word ‘Shraaddh’ has been derived from ‘Shraddha’ i.e. devotion and respect, for our forefathers and departed souls. In Hindu tradition, Shraaddhs are considered to be of much significance. Astrologically, if a horoscope is suffering from Pitra Dosha then the period is regarded to be an ideal occasion to mitigate Pitra Dosha.
On this day, food is given to Brahmins to the cow and the crow, which are believed to be messengers sent by God and food would be transferred to dead persons. During these days, new clothes and shopping is prohibited as a mark of respect to our ancestors.
In Srimad Bhagwat Gita, Lord Krishna has said that there is a karmic bond of life
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Religion & Spirituality

Find out what’s on your cards
DNMUM402764 | 12/10/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Shradha A Salla | WC :368

Hi Shradha, my name is Maniar Iqra and my date of birth is April 06, 2002. Place of birth is Ahmedabad and time of birth is 5.30 am. I am studying in the 11th grade and have taken Arts. Will I be successful in my stream in future? Are there an
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Dreaming of marriage
DNMUM402830 | 12/10/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : P Khurrana | WC :498

Whether you’re single or married, dreaming of one’s marriage is considered to be a good omen. To dream that you are attending a marriage foretells that you will receive good news from those close. To dream that the guests at the marriage are clo

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Dreaming about homes
DNMUM401666 | 11/26/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : P Khurrana | WC :536

Both, human beings and animals, aspire to have their own house, where we live, sleep and raise our families. It is hardly surprising that a house or home plays a prominent role in dream lore. A house has often been linked symbolically with comf
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Find out what’s on your cards
DNMUM401667 | 11/26/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Shradha A Salla | WC :327

Hi Shradha, My name is Nandini Rajesh Sharma, and my birth date is April 30, 1991. My Place of birth is Mumbai and time of birth is 4 pm. I love a guy, his name is Kuldeep Anand and his date of birth is March 27. Does he love me? We broke
Add To LightboxCalculate Price