Friday, 16 September 2016

Why is it so Beneficial to Arrange Brahman Bhoj in the Divine Occasion of Pitru Paksha?

Brahman Bhojan is considered as very auspicious as we know. It is one of the famous devotional Hindu rituals. But this ritual may become more fortunate for you and your family if it is possible to arrange in the divine occasion of Pitru Paksha. 

Brahmans play the important role in connecting with the goddess.  Because without them we unable to send our prayer to god. So we should satisfy them by arranging Brahman Bhoj at the occasion of Pitru Paksha. 

As per calendar, Pitru Paksha starts in between of September and ends at the time of “Mahalaya”. From Mahalaya Devi Paksha will start. This ritual can be arranged in the death anniversary of our ancestors.

 How Brahman Bhoj is devotionally connected with Pitru Paksha?

By Brahman Bhojan we can satisfy our 14 generation of ancestors and get their blessings. Brahman Bhoj is so divinely connected with Pitru Paksha, read the story below.

The divine story of Pitrupaksha:

As per Hindu ancient story, Karna, son of Kunti was a philanthropist and he never ever refused help to anyone who approached him. He had bestowed of his wealth among the needy people. He had not arranged food for the needy and poor people ever. When Karna left earth after his death and reached heaven, the whole charity which he had done on Earth was returned back to him legionary in heaven except foods. Then he realized that he had done all kinds of charities, but he did not bestow foods to anyone. He prayed a lot to the God of Death, who sent back him to earth for 14 days, to make up for this lacks. Then he came back to earth and performed the rituals of Shraadh or Tarpan for the peace of souls of his ancestors. Karna fed the Brahmins and needy people and offered consecration of water during fourteen days, which is observed in the “Mahalaya” or Pitrupaksha. After that when he returns back to heaven, he got many foods and all things together. 

As per puran, this occasion has great spiritual values to begin your good time and removes your bad Karmas ever. So it has been expected that offerings made during the period of Pitru Paksha benefit all the departed souls. 

It is also believed that daily offering foods to crow are also satisfied our ancestors. Because as per mythology crows are connected to spiritual activities. So we should offer foods to crow to satisfy our ancestors who are invisible to our eyes.

**ll Om Bhur Bhuvah Svah ll***ll Tat Savitur Varennyam ll***ll Bhargo Devasya Dhiimahi ll**
                                                    **ll Dhiyo Yo Nah Pracodayaat ll**
Benefits of Brahman Bhoj at the time Pitru Paksha: 

As we know Brahman Bhoj is very famous and important rituals in Hindu culture, which has a great spiritual value. It is performed for departure soul of predecessors. It has immense importance to arrange Brahman Bhoj at the time of Pitru Paksha to satisfy the soul of our ancestors and let them R.I.P.  It helps to remove negative effects from our life. This ritual gives peace to fourteen generation of our predecessors which give us mental satisfaction, which is very auspicious. And if it is possible to arrange in Pitru Paksha then it becomes more fortunate for your family.
 So feed Brahmans by arranging Brahman Bhojan and seek for blessings for you and your family.

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