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Virtual Pind daan: The Festival of Souls

Virtual Pinddaan Duration ~1 day, Price - Rs 6550/- all inclusive Pitripaksh or the pitru-paksh is the 16 day lunar period in the Hindu calendar when people pay homage to their ancestors by offering pinddaan. Gayaji has been the center of the pinddaan activity. Various legends are associated with this place as Lord Rama and Goddess Sita had offered Pinddaan for King Dashratha after his death and since then this place has continued to be the  center for performing this ritual and religious function every year. In the year 2023, pitripaksha starts…

Rajgir-Pawapuri Tour: A Comprehensive tour of ancient land of Nalanda and Pawapuri

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Jal Mandir, Pawapuri

Previous Next Explore Rajgir The twin cities of Rajgir and Pawapuri have close association with the lives of Buddha as well as Lord Mahavir, the 24th Tirthankar of Jainism. Dotted with ancient artifacts, beautiful temples and nestled in the Rajgir hills, one will find himself immersed in the wonders of the ancient world in this full day tour to this historical land. This comprehensive tour will you give you an peak into the historical lands of Rajgir, Nalanda and Pawapuri. An adventurous ropeway ride to Vishwa Shanti Stupa will remind you of…

Pinddaan at Gayaji

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Pinndaan at Gaya

Previous Next In Hinduism, it is a popular belief that for the liberations of the souls of our ancestors, we must perform Pinddaan. According to Ramayan, Lord Ram along with his brother Lakshman and wife Sita performed the Pinddaan at Gaya for his father King Dashrath. The Pinddan puja begins at Falgu river and ends at Akshay Bat. During Pitrupaksh around Sept-Oct, there is a mela organised at Gaya every year. This time is considered to be the best to perform the rituals, however pinddaan can be done all throughout the year.  How…