Samaveda Amavasya†† Tharpanam

(English)

 

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1.Achamanam

†† Take minute quantities of water(just sufficient to soak one grain of black gram) three times in the right hand and take it with the following manthra.

1.Om Achyuthaya namah2,Om Ananthaya namah 3.Om Govindaya namah

Then

Touch with thumb both cheeks saying keshava -Narayana

Touch with ring finger both eyes saying Madhava Ėgovinda

Touch with the first finger both sides of nose sayingVishnu-Madhusoodana

Touch with little finger both ears sayingTrivikrama-Vamana

Touchwith the middle finger both shoulderssayingSreedhara-Hrishi kesha

Touch with all fingers the belly button saying Padmanabha

Touch with all fingers the head sayingDamodara.

 

Take the Pavitram Along with Akshadai and put the Akshadai in your head and wear the Pavitram in your right ring finger

 

 

2.Ganapathi dyanam

 

Recite the following manthra slowly hitting the forehead with both fists together.:-

ShuklambaradharamVishunum Sasi Varnam ChathurBhujam,

Prasanna Vadanam Dyayeth Sarva Vighna Upa Santhaye.

 

 

3.Do Pranayamam.

Hold both Nostrils with Thumb and the little and third finger of the hands and recite the following Manthra:-

 

Om Bhooh

Om Bhuvah

Ogum Suvah

Om Mahah

Om Janah

Om Thapah

Ogum Sathyam

Om Tatsa vithur varenyamBargo devasya dhi mahidhiyo yona prachodayath

Om Apah

Jyothj rasah

Amrutham brahma

Bhoorbuvasuvarom

Touch the ears three times saying

Om, Om , Om

 

4.Do Sankalpam

 

Mamo Partha Samasta Duritha kshayadwara Sri Parameshwara Preethyartham.

Apavithraha pavithro vaSarvavastham gathopiva,

Ya smarethpundarikakshamsa bahya abhyanthara suchi

Manasam vachikam paapamkarmana samuparjitham

Sri Rama smarane naivavyapohathi na samsayah

 

Sri Rama-Rama Rama

 

Tithir Vishnu tatha vaarah nakshatramVishnureva cha,

Yogascha karanam Chaiva sarvam Vishnu mayam jagat

 

Sri Govinda Govinda Govinda

 

AdyaShriBhagavatahamaha purushasyaVishnoragnayapravarthamanasyaAdya BrahmanahaDweethiya parardheShwetaVaraha kalpeVaivaswatha manvantareAshta vimshatitamekaliyugeprathame padhe ,jambu dweepe , Bharatha varshe,Bharatha Khande , Mero Dakshine Parshwe , Shakabdeasmin vartamanevyvaharike Prabhavadeenam sashtyaha†† samvatstaranam madhye (name of the year)†††††††††††††††††† Nama samvatsare, (dakshina./uttara†††††††††††† ††ayane, (name of the season)rithou, (name of the month in Sanskrit) mase,(Krishna/shukla)†††††††††††† pakshe†† ,†† Adhya (Name of the thidhi-moon phase)Punya thithou (name of the day in Sanskrit)vasra yukthayam(name of the star in Sanskrit) nakshatra yukthayam††††† Shubha yoga ĖShubha karana,Evam guna viseshana visishtayamasyam (Name of the thidhi)†††† Punya thithou,

(Pracheenaviti)

†††††††††††††††† ( Change the position of poonal from left shoulder to right shoulder(LEFT MODE)) (Prachinaviti)

(Your Gothram)†††† Gothranaam (Names of father, grand father, great grand father)**††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††Sharmanam,Vasu-Rudra-adithya swaroopanamasmad Pithru ĖPithamaha-PraPitamahanam , (your Gothram)Gothranaam (Names of mother. Grand mother, great grand mother[1] )Namneenaam , Vasu-Rudra-Adithya swaroopaAsmad Mathru[2] -pithamahi-Prapithamahinaam, (Your maternal grand fatherís gothram)gothraanaam(names of maternal grand father, his father and his grand father)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Sharmanam vasu Ėrudra -adithya swaroopanamasmad mathamaha, mathuh pithamaha, mathuh prapithamahanaam, (Your maternal grand fatherís gothram)††† gothranaam†† (Names of maternalgrand mother, maternal great grand mother, Grand mother ofmaternal grand father)†† Namneenaam, vasu-rudra Ėadithya swaroopaasmadmathamahi[3] -mathuh pithamahi, mathuh prapithamaheenamUbhaya vamsa pithrunaam akshayya thripthyartham††† amavasya[4] ††punya kale††† Thila tharpanam karishye.

††† (throw away the Durbha (Katta Dharbhai only) held round the fingers along with Pavithram. Change position of poonal to the left shoulder(usual mode) (Upaveeti)

touch water with finger(Apa Upasprishya),††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

 

5. (Change the position of poonal from left shoulder to right shoulder(LEFT MODE)) (Prachinaviti) Fold your hand in Namaskara Position and repeat this mantra

 

Apahata Asurah Rakshagumsi vedishadoye roopani pratimunchamanah I Asurah santah swadhaya charanti parapuro nipuro ye bharanti agnishthat lokat pranudathvam asmath II

 

Change position of poonal to the left shoulder(usual mode) (Upaveeti) touch water with finger(Apa Upasprishya)

 

6. Take some water along with Ellu (Tilam) in your right hand and offer it on middile of theplate ( Tambalam) where you are going to keep the kurcham with reciting the following Mantra

 

Apavithraha pavithro vaSarvavastham gathopiva,

Ya smarethpundarikakshamsa bahya abhyanthara suchi

 

 

Keep the Kurcham in the Plate ( tambalam)

 

 

††††††† Arrangement of Koorcham

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† East††††††††††††††††††††††

NorthSouth

West

 

 

 

 

6.Avahanam(Pracheenaveeti)

 

††††† Wear the poonal in the left mode , take little ellu(black gingelly) andOffer on the Koorchawhile chanting the following manthras:-

1.Yetha pitarah somyasah gambhiraih pathibhihi poorvanebhihi Idhatta asmabhyam dravineha bhadram rayinchanah sarvaveeram niyachata II

Ushantastva Havamahe Ushantah samidhimahi I††††† Ushanu Shata Aavaha pitrunu havishe athaveII

2. Om bhorbuvaswarom

3, Asmin koorche(Your Gothra)gothranaam†† (Fatherís, grand fatherís and great grand fatherís name) sharmanaamvasu Rudra adithya swaroopanaamasmad pithru-pithamaha-prapithamahaanaam (Your Gothra) gothranaam (Names of mother, grand mother, great grand mother1)†† namnenaamvasu Rudra adithya swaroopanaamasmad mathru[5] , pithamahi-prapithamahinaam ,

(Maternal grand fatherís gothra)gothran (Names of maternal grand father, maternal great grand father and grand father of maternal grand father)†††††††††††††††††††††††† sharmanam vasu Rudra adithya swaroopanasmad mathamaha-mathru pithamaha-mathru prapithamaha (maternal grand fatherís gothra)gothraa(Names of maternal grand mother, maternal great grand mother, grand mother of maternal grand father)††††††††††††††††††††††† namneevasu Rudra adithya swaroopaasmad mathamahi[6] -mathru pithamahi-mathru prapithamahinaam ,dyayami avahayami.

 

7.Asanam for pithras (take two Darbha )

 

†††† Chanting the manthra place the darbha top of the Kurcha

1.Aayuntunah Pitarah somyasah Agnishvatah pathibhihi devayaniahIAsmin Yagnye swadhaya madantu Adhibruvanthu te avantvasmanII

Vargadvaya Pithrunaam††† idam asanam , thiladhi sakalaradhanai swarchidham

 

8. tharpanam

 

Offer tharpanam with hand full ofwater mixed with black ellu on the koorcham for Pithru vargam after each manthra

 

a.       Pithru tharpanam(Oblation to father)

 

1.

†† (Your gothram) Gothran (Fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmanah vasu roopanpithrun swadha namastharpayami.

 

2.

(Your gothram) Gothraan (Fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmanavasu roopan pithrun swadha namas tharpayami.

 

3.

(Your Gothram) gothraan(Fathers name)††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

sharmana vasu roopan pithrun swadha namas tharpayami.

 

b.Pithamaha tharpanam (oblation to grand father)

 

1.

(your gothram)Gothraan (Grand fathers name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

SharmanaRudra roopan pithaamahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

2.

(Your gothram) Gothraan (Grand fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmanah Rudra roopan pitha mahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

3.

(Your gothram) Gothraan(Grand fatherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Ď

Sharmanahrudra roopan pithamahaan swadha namastharpayami

 

c.Prapithamaha tharpanam(oblations to great grand father)

 

 

(Your Gothram) Gothraan (Great grand fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmanaadithya roopaan prapithamahanswadha namas tharpayami.

 

(Your gothram)Gothraan(great grand fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmana adithya roopan prapithamahaan swadha namas tharpayami

 

(Your gothra) Gothraan(great grand fatherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmana adhithya roopan prapithamahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

9. d.Mathru tharpanam[7] (Oblations to mother)

 

 

1.(Your gothra)†† Gothraa (motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee vasu roopa mathu swadha namastharpayami

††

2..(Your Gothra) Gothraa ††(Motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee vasu roopa mathu swadha namastharpayami

 

3. (Your Gothra)(Gothrah ††(Motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††

Namneeh vasu roopah mathru swadha namastharpayami

 

E .Pithamahi tharpanam[8] (oblations to paternal grand mother)

 

1.(Your Gothra) Gothraa (Grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

2. . (Your Gothra) Gothraa (Grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

3. (Your gothra) Gothraa(Grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

F .Prapithamahi tharpanam[9] (Oblations to paternal great grand mother)

 

1. (Your Gothra).Gothraa†† (Great grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

2. .(Your Gothra) Gothraa†† (Great Grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

3. .(Your Gothra) Gothraa†† (Great Grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

 

 

10. Mathamaha varga tharpanam (oblations to ancestors of maternal grand father)

†††

Offer tharpanam with hand full ofwater mixed with black ellu on the koorcham for Pithru vargam after each manthra

a.

 

1. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís name)†††††††††††††††††† ,

Sharmana vasu roopanmatha mahaan swadha namastharpayami.

 

2. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmanavasu roopan matha mahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

3. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís name

sharmana vasu roopan matha mahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

b.Mathru pitha maha tharpanam (oblation to grand father of mother)

 

1.(Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal great grand fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

SharmanaRudra roopan mathu pithaamahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

2. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal great grand fatherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmana Rudra roopan mathu pitha mahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

3. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal great grand fatherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmanarudra roopan mathu pithamahaan swadha namastharpayami

 

c.Mathu Prapithamaha tharpanam(oblations to great grand father of mother)

 

1. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís grand fatherísname)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmanaadithya roopaan mathu prapithamahanswadha namas tharpayami.

 

2. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís grand fatherísname)††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmana adithya roopan mathu prapithamahaan swadha namas tharpayami

 

3. (Maternal grand fatherís Gothra) gothran (Maternal grand fatherís grand fatherísname)††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Sharmana adhithya roopan mathu prapithamahaan swadha namas tharpayami.

 

11. d.Mathamahi tharpanam[10] (Oblations to maternal grand mother)

 

1.(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee vasu roopa mathamahi swadha namastharpayami

††

2. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee vasu roopa mathamahi swadha namastharpayami

 

3. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee vasu roopa mathamahi swadha namastharpayami

 

e.Mathru Pithamahi tharpanam[11] (Oblations to grand mother of mother)

 

1.(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal great grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa mathu pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

2. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal great grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa mathu pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

3. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee Rudra roopa mathu pithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

f. Mathu Prapithamahi tharpanam[12] (Oblations to great grand mother of mother)

 

1. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand fatherís grand motherís name)†††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa mathu prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

2. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand fatherís grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††† . .†† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa mathu prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

3. .(Maternal grand fatherís gothra) gothraa (Maternal grand fatherís grand motherís name)††††††††††††††††††††† . .††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††

Namnee adithyaroopa mathu prapithamahiswadha namastharpayami

†††

12: Comon Tarpanam for your all pithras

a.Jgyaatha jgyatha Vargadwaya pithroon swadha namas tharpayami

b. Jgyaatha jgyatha Vargadwayapithroon swadha namas tharpayami

c. Jgyaatha jgyatha Vargadwayapithroon swadha namas tharpayami

††††††† Oorjam vahantheeramrutham grutham payah keelalam parisrutham swadhastha tharpayatha me Vargadwayapithroon( trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha, trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha, trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha .

 

 

Change poonal to usual pattern from left shoulder (upaveeti)

 

Note: I am not giving Veda Mantram which is Usually recited here from Samavedam,

 

13. Pradhakshinam

(Chant and rotate three times in the same place clock wise)

Devathabhya pithrubhyascha maha yogibhyaeva cha

Nama swadhayai swaahayainithyameva namo namaha.

 

Yanikanicha Papani Janmantara krutayacha

Tanitani Vinashyantu Pradakshina Pade Pade.

 

Change poonal to the left side pattern from right shoulder (prachinaveeti)

Recite with folded hands

Pithru-Pithamaha-Prapthamahebhyo namaha

Maatru Ėpitha mahi Ėprapithamahebhyo namaha[13]

Mathamaha -mathuh pithamaha-mathuh prapithamahebhyo nama.

Mathamahi-Mathuh pithamahi=mathuh prapathamaheebhyo nama.[14]

 

Change Poonal to usual mode from left shoulder (Upaveeti).

 

14.Abhivadanam &Namaskaram (salutations)

 

Do Abhivadanam (Tell Your "Pravara" Rishi ,Gothra ,Sutra,Veda Name, & your Sharma)

then touch the bhoomi and do Namaskaram Chanting the Following Mantra.

 

 

15.Udwasanam [15]

Change Poonal to left mode i.e from right shoulder (Prachinaveeti)

 

1. Yetha pitarah somyasah gambhiraih pathibhihi poorvanebhihi Idhatta asmabhyam dravineha bhadram rayinchanah sarvaveeram niyachata II

Ushantastva Havamahe Ushantah samidhimahi I††††† Ushanu Shata Aavaha pitrunu havishe athave II

2. Om bhorbuvaswarom

3,Asmaath koorchathAvahita Vargadwaya Pitrunuyatha sthanamprathishtapayami.Shobhanarthe kshemaya punaragamanaya cha.

 

16.Sarva Tharpanam(General oblations)

†† Untie the Koorchs , Take them in hand and along with water and Ellu ( Tilam) do a single Tharpanam chanting

Yesham na matha na pitha na bhrata nacha bhandhavah†† te sarve trupthimayanthumayothsrushtaih kusodakai

trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha, trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha, trupyatha thrupyatha thrupyatha (9 times 3x3) ††

 

Change poonal to left shoulder (usual) , remove Pavithram, keep it in the ear, do Aachamanam, then Remove pavithram, untie and throw it away,

 

Do Aachamanam.

 

 

 

"Kayena vacha manase indrairva ,

Budhyathamanava prukruthai swabhavat,

Karomi yadyat sakalam parasmai,

Sriman narayanayethi samarpayami" leave it down.

and do Aachamanam.

 

Want to know the meaning of tarpanam mantram ? Click here

 

 

!! Om Shanti Om Shanti Om Shanti !!

!! Sarve Janah Sukhina Bhavantu !!

 

 

Note :* Meaning of the manthras at the end.

 

[16] In some families they only use one koorcham.

 

 

[17]



** It is recommended that you substitute these names in various places and take a print out for your use .Contact family elders if you do not know this information.

[1] Names of grand mother, great grand mother, Fathers great grand mother if mother is alive

[2] In case mother is alive, this would be pithamahi-prapithamahi-pithruprapithamahischa

[3] In case motherís mother is alive , this would bemathamahasya mathu-pithamahi-prapithamahischa

[4] Mesharavi punya kale for tharpanam done on Mesha sankramam(chittirai-makaram first)Karkadaga ravi punya kale( for tharpanam done during adi=Karkidaga Sankramam(Adi first), Thula ravi punya kale for tharpanam done during thula masam first(Iyppasi first), makara ravi punya kale for tharpanam done on makara sankramam(Thai first), Suryoparaga punya kale for tharpanam done during solar eclipse, Somoparaga punyakale for tharpanam done during Lunar eclipse and In case of Paraheni tharpanam done after Sraddham, ďPurvedya maya kruthamathru pithruprathyabdhikasradhangam thila tharpanam karishye. Please note in case of paraheni tharpanam, the offering(tharpanam) is made to only paternal side pithrus.

 

[5] In case mother is alive, this would be pithamahi-prapithamahi-pithruprapithamahischa

[6] In case motherís mother is alive , this would bemathamahasya mathu-pithamahi-prapithamahischa

[7] If mother is alive instead of mathru tharpanam perform pithamahi tharpanam.In the manthras replace mathu with pithamahi.

[8] If mother is alive instead of pithamahi tharpanam perform prapithamahi tharpanam.In the manthras replace pithamahi with prapithamahi

[9] If mother is alive instead of prapithamahi tharpanam perform pithru prapithamahi tharpanam.In the manthras replace prapitha mahi with pithru prapithamahi.

[10] If maternal grand mother is alive instead of matha mahi†† tharpanam perform matha mahasya mathu tharpanam.In the manthras replace mathamahiwith mathamahasya mathu.

[11] If maternal grand mother is alive instead ofmathu pithamahi tharpanam perform matha mahasya pithamahi tharpanam.In the manthras replace mathu pithamahi with matha mahasya pithamahi

[12] If maternal grand mother is alive instead of mathu prapithamahi tharpanam perform mathamahasya prapithamahi tharpanam.In the manthras replace prapitha mahi with matha mahasya prapithamahi.

[13] If mother is alive recite Pithamahi-prapithamahi-pithru prapapitha maheebhyo nama

[14] If maternal grand mother is alive then Mathamahasya mathu-mathamahasya pithamahi-matha mahasya prapithamaheebhyo nama.

[15] People doing tharpanam on one koorchamchantĒ Asmaath koorchatvargodvaya pithrunyathastanam prathishtapayami.Ē