At the time of death, these things accompany the abode in heaven (Photo Credit: News Nation)
New Delhi :
Pitru Paksha 2022 Swaarg Prapti Marg: For the peace of the soul of the deceased, it is very important to perform Shradh, Tarpan in Pitru Paksha. This gives heaven to the ancestors. But some things are considered so auspicious that even if they are near at the time of death, they get heaven. These things are considered very auspicious in Garuda Purana. According to Garuda Purana, if these things are nearby at the time of death, then there is no need for Shradh Karma. These things open the way to heaven for the deceased. Let us know what are those things, which are considered very auspicious to be near at the time of death.
According to astrology, if there is a Tulsi plant around the person at the time of death or if Tulsi leaves and Manjaris are placed on his mouth and forehead, then the deceased never goes to Yamlok. The gates of heaven are opened for him.
Gangajal is considered very sacred in Hinduism. According to Garuda Purana, when a person’s death is near, then Gangajal must be poured in his mouth. By doing this his sins are destroyed and he goes straight to heaven. It is believed that even by immersing the ashes in the Ganges, the deceased gets heaven. As long as the ashes remain in the Ganges, a person enjoys the pleasures of heaven.
Kush is considered very auspicious in Hinduism. The use of Kush is prominently in worship. It is believed that Kush originated from the Rome of Lord Vishnu. By making a dying person lie on the seat of Kush, he gets a place in heaven even without performing Shradh.
Sesame seeds have special significance in Shradh Paksha. The ancestors are offered tarpan with water mixed with black sesame seeds. Therefore, if black sesame is donated to a dying person, then demons, demons and demons always stay away from that person. Also, black sesame should be placed on the head of the dying person.
First Published : 22 Sep 2022, 03:43:11 PM