Hindu Death Ceremony Days 2 to 9 Daaha Thaapa Upachamanam


The ceremonies performed after collection of bones/ashes and immersion in the sea,the Rites of Hinduism addresses three issues. 1.The Saisfying of the Pretha,the subtle body that remains after the body is turned to ashes and immersion in the sea. 2.The gradual process of making the Pretha getting disgusted with what is offered and moving/joining ancestors.… Continue reading Hindu Death Ceremony Days 2 to 9 Daaha Thaapa Upachamanam

Hindu Death Ceremonies Day One Two Details Meaning

Bhagavad Gita quote.

The Death ceremonies conducted for the first twelve Days in Hinduism, more specifically in the case of Brahmins,relate to these aspects.

Once the life leaves the body it becomes Sava,without Auspiciosness,Shiva.

The human body has two aspects,Sthula,Gross and Sookshma,Subtle.

Death Expenses Upto Thirteen Days Detail


So one need not be worried whether one has omitted some.
If the Purohit does not do the Dhanas after one has given him money, the Sin would accrue to him and not to the Kartha.
For the Thirteenth day, expenses for Food and Pooja materials(Pooaja materials might cost maximum Rs.500) is to be borne by the householder.