Shraddha 2021

Shraddha is a time for expressing our love and gratitude to our departed family members by making offerings to help them on their onward journey.

Shraddha lasts for one fortnight from the beginning of the lunar month of Ashwin, which this years falls from the 21st September until the 5th October inclusive.

More information on what is shraddha

Ceremony at Bhaktivedanta Manor

There will be daily Shraddha ceremonies at the temple.

The ceremony will be led by a priest consisting of

Sankalpa, Pitri Tarpana (offering of Water to ancestors ) & Go Puja / feeding of the cows.

Please book in advance so we can make sure that we have enough facilities.

Day & Time of Puja Registration Link
Sep 21, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 21st Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 663)
Sep 22, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 22nd Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 678)
Sep 23, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 23rd Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 679)
Sep 24, 3:30 PM Shraddha 2021 – 24th Sep – 3:30 pm  (ID: 680)
Sep 25, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 25th Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 681)
Sep 26, 2:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 26th Sep – 2 pm  (ID: 682)
Sep 27, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 27th Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 683)
Sep 28, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 28th Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 684)
Sep 29, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 29th Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 685)
Sep 30, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 30th Sep – 5 pm  (ID: 686)
Oct 01, 3:30 PM Shraddha 2021 – 1st Oct – 3:30 pm  (ID: 687)
Oct 02, 5:00 PM No Shraddha ceremonies on Ekadashi please book on Oct 5th.
Oct 03, 2:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 3rd Oct- 2 pm  (ID: 688)
Oct 04, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 4th Oct – 5:00 pm  (ID: 690)
Oct 05, 5:00 PM Shraddha 2021 – 5th Oct – 5:00 pm – Sarva Pitru Amavasya  (ID: 691)

If you have any queries, contact us at bmf@krishnatemple.com or phone 01923 851008.

If you are not sure of the day that shraddha should be performed for your family member, you can contact our priests on 

07907809006 / 07868709259 

or use an online Shraddha tithi calculator 

Visiting the temple during Shraddha

Please note that at present you can:

  • Take Darshan and offer prayers in the temple room. 
  • Visit New Gokul Farm and feed the cows. 
  • Get a takeaway from Radharanis Cafe.
  • Shop at Krishnas Gift Shop. 
  • Visit the gardens
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Donations for Shraddha

Prasad Seva

You can also choose to bring the following items for shraddha

Things that are needed

  • Butter Ghee (Desi Dhee)
  • Butter (salted/unsalted)
  • Sunflower Oil
  • Nuts (Cashews, Pistachios, Walnuts, Flaked Almonds, Peanuts)
  • Besan / Gram Flour
  • Himalayan / Pink Salt
  • Sugar (White, Caster, soft brown, Icing (do not bring silver spoon))
  • Dals (Toor, Mung, Yellow Mung, Split Mung, Chana)
  • Spices (Haldi, Jira, Mustard)
  • Semolina (Coarse)
  • Saffron
  • Milk Powder

Do not Bring

  • Milk
  • Fresh Vegetables & fruits
  • Masoor Dal 
  • Flour (Chappati Atta)
  • Rice

What is shraddha

More information on shraddha

 

Published onSunday, September 12th, 2021

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