Thai Amavasya on Jan. 24th is the initial New Moon after the Sun begins relocating towards the Northern hemisphere. One of the most powerful means of feeding the hearts of your ancestors is by performing the Tarpanam routine.
Thai Amavasai is considered one of the most advantageous celebrations for remembering our ancestors and also worshipping them.
‘ Amavasai’ Day as well as ‘Thai’ Month
Amavasya or Amavasai is the New Moon day. The Sanskrit word ‘Ama Vasya’ brings the definition ‘to dwell with each other.’ Our traditional month is divided right into 30 lunar stages, called the thithis. Such a thithi of the dark Moon, when the Moon is not noticeable in the sky, is called Amavasai thithi or just as Amavasai. The month as per this conventional calendar starts on Pournami, the Moon day, and also expands till the following Pournami. The Amavasai drops right in the middle of such a month. Amavasai is taken into consideration most suitable for various tasks and also is held as specifically sacred for propitiating the forefathers.
‘ Thai’ is a Tamil month that stands for ‘good times.’ It notes the start of the spiritual Uttarayan when the Sunlight begins on its northward journey. The first day of Thai is additionally observed as Makar Sankranti when harvest celebrations are commemorated in many components of the nation. Pongal is one such grand celebration, celebrated in Tamilnadu. Considered highly advantageous, this month extends from mid-January to mid-February.
The spiritual Amavasai that falls during the advantageous month Thai is referred to as Thai Amavasai. Thai Amavasai 2020 falls on 24th January this year.
On death, the spirits of the living beings leave their bodies, start on their incredible trip and also reach Piru Loka, the land of the ancestors, where they are believed to remain prior to taking the following birth. Right here it is said that they will certainly be feeling the pains of hunger and thirst. In the body-less state that they are in, they will not have the ability to eat or drink anything and for this reason will certainly be in intense need of appropriate offerings from the earth, their earlier area of remain, for quenching their food cravings. It becomes the responsibility of their offspring to make such offerings amidst the performance of sacred rituals and the chanting of suitable rules. These ritualistic offerings made with faith and also love, are thought to get to the forefathers and also satisfy them fully. And the happy forefathers will certainly after that shower their blessings on their living kids and also offspring.
Significance of Thai Amavasai
Thai Amavasai happens to be the initial Amavasai of the spiritual Uttarayan duration as well as for this reason is held as all the more appropriate for carrying out the genealogical rituals. Therefore, the Thai Amavasai Pooja done with sincerity and also devotion on today is sure to make for the entertainers as well as their households, the tremendous true blessings of the forefathers, and also great tidings. And it should be cautioned below that failing to observe these austerities can bring ill good luck and become the cause for even Pitru Shaap, the ancestral curse. Individuals, for that reason, pick this particular event for offering prayers and carrying out events for propitiating the left souls as well as getting their elegance.
Thai Amavasai Pooja
Individuals use petitions to forbears then by observing the Thai Amavasai Pooja Vidhi, the laid down procedure for the genealogical praise. This might consist of the offering of thithis to ancestors as well as the efficiency of rituals like Tarpanam, Thila Homam, and also Pinda Daanam. It is considered especially spiritual if such Shrardh events are performed in holy places, seasides, and on the banks of holy rivers or water bodies. Therefore individuals in multitudes group to areas like Haridwar, Prayag Triveni Sangam (Allahabad), Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari, and also other well-known holy places and also execute numerous routines, by observing the Thai Amavasai Pooja Vidhi. They do poojas in memory of the left hearts as well as offer praise, seeking their true blessings. Individuals likewise read or pay attention to the Thai Amavasai Pooja Katha on that occasion. Thai Amavasai Pooja Katha is a sacred text, assembled from the bibles. It takes care of the topic in fantastic detail and also highlights aspects like the need, value, and advantages of Thai Amavasai worship. After fondly remembering their forefathers with appreciation on now, individuals also do charities as well as give donations.
Benefits of observing Thai Amavasai
Propitiating forefathers on the spiritual Thai Amavasai can bring various advantages to the faithful. They can get relieved of Pitru Dosha, fix partnership issues, and also obtain alleviated of unwanted wishes. They may also be honored with health and wellness, riches, success, long life, tranquility, joy, as well as well-being of children. The ancestors, as well, can be freed from their curses, so that they can begin their brand-new lives with a clean slate.
On the event of Thai Amavasai 2020 on 24th January, individuals can take the assistance of their spiritual overviews or household senior citizens as well as provide praise to their ancestors and also receive immense advantages.