Kanagat 2023 (Pitru Paksha) will begin on Friday, 29 September 2023 and ends on Saturday, 14 October 2023 (Dates may vary)

Kanagat is a regional name used in the state of Bihar, India, to refer to the period of Pitru Paksha. It is a significant observance where people in Bihar perform rituals and ceremonies to honor their ancestors. During Kanagat, offerings are made to the departed souls, and prayers are offered for their well-being and blessings. It is a time for families to come together, pay their respects, and remember the contributions of their ancestors. The observance of Kanagat emphasizes the importance of maintaining a strong connection with one’s lineage and honoring the roots and traditions of the region.