Following are the rituals as part of the Sraddth or PindDaan rite performed in Gaya Ji that includes:-
- Snana and Sankalpa : Take a bath in the holy River Ganges before performing Pind Daan.
- PindDaan : The worshiping of the departed souls and the ancestors.
- Tarpan :In this act the closest relatives make a sacred offering to God so that the soul may enter Swarga. Tarpana is also referred as Arghya where an offering is made to all the 5 Devas and Navagrahas. Some perform Tarpana by using water and Sesame seeds during Pitru Paksha which is known as Tilatarpana.