Vaishakh Amavasya, also known as the New Moon Day in the Hindu month of Vaishakh, holds immense significance in Hinduism.

This year, Vaishakh Amavasya falls on It is dated 8-9. of Vaishakh Amavasya 2024.

This auspicious occasion is observed with devotion and dedication by Hindus across the country.

Let's delve deeper into the date, puja vidhi, significance, and rituals associated with Vaishakh Amavasya 2024.

Amavasya, which coincides with the new moon phase, is considered a powerful day for spiritual practices.  

The Significance of Vaishakh Amavasya

Vaishakh Amavasya holds special importance as it is believed to be a day to connect with our ancestors and offer them prayers. 

Here's a closer look at the significance of this day: 

Ancestral Remembrance: Vaishakh Amavasya is primarily dedicated to honoring departed ancestors (Pitra).

Hindus perform rituals like Pitru Tarpan and Pind Daan to appease their ancestors and seek their blessings.