Sraddha Rules How Face,Sit,Perform Homa,For Whom How Many Apasthamba Sutra

Surrender sloka kayen vacha

On How

To sit,

Which direction to face at various point of time during Sraddha,

Light fire for homa,

How many ahutis,

For whom…These are all set out by Sage Apasthamba in Apasthamba Gruhya Sutra.

Mahalaya Amavasya Amavasya Sankalpam Text With Seasons Thithis

Rig Vedamurthi,Rig Veda personified.

Sankalpa,according to Hinduism,is Right Determination. Any act,auspicious or otherwise is to be preceded by Sankalpa. While Abhivadana Mantra is Geotagging the individual,Sankalpa is Event specific,where the Time of the occasion,location where it is performed is pinpointed. Year,Season,Month,Thithi(phases of the Moon),Nakshatra(Star),Day,the Gotra,the founder of the Family are mentioned. I am providing the Sankalpa for Amavasya .…… Continue reading Mahalaya Amavasya Amavasya Sankalpam Text With Seasons Thithis

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.