About Dwitiya Shraddha-Dwitiya death anniversary ritual in Hindu Calendar India

Dwitiya Shraddha

Purnima Dwitiya Shraddha is performed for those souls who had died on the Dwitiya Tithi or Dwitiya date of Hindu calendar. Deceased may have died in either fortnight i.e. Shukla Paksha or Krishna Paksha.

Dwitiya Shraddha is also known as Dooj Shraddha .

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Pitri Paksha Shraddhas are Parvan Shraddhas(पार्वणश्राद्ध) and auspicious time to perform them is either Kutup Muhurt or Rohina Muhurt. It could be performed till Aparahna Kala (Post Meridian) gets over. Tarpan (तर्पण) is performed at the end of the Shraddha .

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Shradh dates in 2018

Date Day Shradh
24 September Monday Purnima Shraddha
25 September Tuesday Pratipada Shraddha
26 September Wednesday Dwitiya Shraddha
27 September ThursdayTritiya Shraddha
28 September Friday Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha
29 September SaturdayPanchami Shraddha
30 September SundayShashthi Shraddha
01 October MondaySaptami Shraddha
02 October Tuesday Ashtami Shraddha
03 October WednesdayNavami Shraddha
04 October ThursdayDashami Shraddha
05 October Friday Ekadashi Shraddha
06 October SaturdayMagha Shraddha, Dwadashi Shraddha
07 October SundayTrayodashi Shraddha , Chaturdashi Shraddha
08 October MondaySarva Pitru Amavasya