Pitra Paksha, also
known as Mahalay, is a
period of fifteen days. It is
the time designated to give devotion or to offer
respect to the dead and departed ancestors of the family.
These Fifteen days are called
" Pitra Paksha", or most popularly
known as "Shraadh" days.They are also called by the
name of "Kanagat."...........
Hindi is an Indo-Aryan language spoken all over
India. It is one of the official languages of India. Hindi is
written in the standardized Devanagari script, which is written from
left to right. It was originally written with the Brahmi script but
since the 11th century AD it has been written with the Devanagri
alphabet. Hindi developed directly from the ancient language of
India, Sanskrit through Prakrit and Apabhramsha . It has been
influenced and enriched by Dravidian, Turkish, Farsi, Arabic,
Portugese and English.