Pitru Paksha 2022: Buying gold in Pitru Paksha is auspicious or inauspicious; Know on which days you should buy gold!


It is forbidden to do auspicious work during Pitru Paksha. It is believed that wearing new clothes, buying new things, etc. should not be done during Pitru Paksha. However, in these 15 days of Pitru Paksha, Ashtami is considered auspicious. Goddess Lakshmi is blessed on Ashtami falling in Pitru Paksha. Buying gold on this day is considered auspicious. There is also a religious belief that buying gold on this day increases it eight times. This day is considered auspicious for wedding shopping. On this day, worshiping Lakshmi sitting on an elephant is beneficial.


All the rituals performed for ancestors during Pitru Paksha are performed by facing south. In the Tarpan ritual, the water of black sesame is offered to remember the ancestors. By offering food and water in this way, the ancestors get peace. Food for Shradh is prepared with milk, rice, sugar, and ghee. For Panchbali, one should eat while sitting in a Kush posture. Then remember the ancestors and chant the following mantra three times.


In astrology and religion, the rituals performed with faith for the salvation of ancestors are called Shradh. Petrus, deities, and sages are pleased by offering water with sesame seeds in the Tarpan ritual. Experts say that Pind Daan is considered an easy way to attain salvation. Tarpan and Pind Daan rituals can be performed at some holy places while Shradh is performed at home. All these three rituals are performed during Pitrudharwad to honor the ancestors and seek their blessings.