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
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 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

Book A Ticket

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 onThursday, September 30th, 2021

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