According to Hindu Tradition Pitru Paksha are the days to remember and worship of ancestors. It starts from full moon (Purnima) of Bhadrapad Month to no moon (Amavasya) of Ashwin. This is the best time to do remedies for pitru dosha and get blessings. Pitru mantra is one of the way to remove obstacles from life and remembering our ancestors.
In this blog, sharing the mantras which can be recited to remove pitru dosha and to get blessings of ancestors. If the dosha is there with less or more intensity, It is best to perform shradh, chant mantra and do tarpan. For detailed info about shradh you can go through https://vedapathshala.com/2020/09/07/shradh-pitra-pitru-paksha/
The shradh ritual, chanting mantra and pinda daan, all of these rituals will give salvation to ancestors and help you propel towards happiness and success.
Now lets talk about the mantras ( पितृ मन्त्र )
Pitru Gayatri Mantra
ॐ पितृगणाय विद्महे
जगत धारिणी धीमहि
तन्नो पितृो प्रचोदयात्
Om Pitruganaaya Vidmahe
Jagata Dhaarinee Dheemahi
Tanno Pitro Prachodayaata
One can chant the mantra to please the ancestors and to get their blessings. Chant the mantra at least for these 16 days of shradh. If you are facing problems in life, career or regarding children, then this mantra is for you.
Pay homage to your ancestors. Chant the mantra, give offerings and food to brahmins, light a lamp.
ॐ पितृभ्यो नमः
Om Pitrabhyo Namah
The sixteen days period of shradh comes every year. The no moon day (amavasya), last day of these 16 days is called mahalaya amavasya. It is also called Sarva Pitru Shradh. If you don’t know the day when your ancestor died, you can do shradh for all on this day.
Avoid alcohol, smoke and non vegetarian. Remove the Pitru dosha and get satisfaction, peace and progress in life by chanting the Pitru gayatri mantra or pitru mantra. Do mantra with faith and love for ancestors.