Maha Shivratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in honor of Lord Shiva. Celebrated on the 13th night and the 14th day of the lunar-solar month on the Hindu calendar, this year the festival falls on February 21st.
Maha Shivratri means “The great night of Lord Shiva”. On this day devotees hold vigils throughout the night, worshiping “trembling” and chanting the name of Lord Shiva. The next day, the devotees quickly observed the Mahashivratri ritual and offered bales of milk, milk, and honey “in trembling.
Every year, Mahashivratri is celebrated as the convergence of Shiva and Shakti — the masculine and feminine energies which balance the world. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, on this day people observe fast and also chant ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ and ‘Har Har Mahadev’ while offering prayers at the temple. Celebrating the union of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, Maha Shivratri is celebrated each year on the 13th night and 14th day in the Hindu month of Phalguna. This usually falls in the late winter months of February or March. The name Maha Shivratri also refers to the night when Lord Shiva performed the heavenly dance. On this day, people celebrate the day by observing the day-long fast. They offer raw milk, honey, and bel-Patra (leaves of Aegle marmelos) to Lord Shiva’s lingam, along with flowers and dhoop (incense sticks).
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It is said that a devout person who faithfully worships Lord Shiva on the beautiful day of Shivratri is freed from sins and receives moksha.
Here are some wishes of Maha Shivratri for your friends and family.
May the divine glory remind you of your capabilities, and help you in attaining success.