Shiva – the word meaning – is one of the Hindu Trinity, comprising of Lord Brahma, the creator, Lord Vishnu, the preserver and Lord Shiva or Mahesh, the Destroyer and Re-Producer of life. He is also known as Bhola Bhandari because he is very easy to please.
Maha Shivaratri is a festival of convergence of Shiva and Shakti. We all Indians celebrate this big day, Maha Shivaratri, in all over the India in same day.
The name “Maha Shivratri” means the night of the worship of Lord Shiva. According to Indian calendar Shivaratri falls on the month of Phalguna. It falls on a moonless night, when Hindus offer special prayer to the lord of destruction. Shivratri (In Sanskrit, ‘ratri’ = night) is the night when it is said that he performed the Tandava Nritya- the dance of primordial creation, preservation and destruction. The festival is observed for one day and one night only.
This is a festival observed in honor of Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva was married to Parvati on this day. People observe a strict fast on this day and visit in Shiv temple. The Shiva Lingam is worshipped throughout the night. Women take fast in this day for their Husband log life. After Puja all women take Food and enjoy the day of Shivaratri. In this day schools and government offices remain closed. Children and Boys enjoy the fair of Shivaratri and take Shivaratri Parsad.
Shivratri is considered especially auspicious for women. Married women pray for the well-being of their husbands and sons, while unmarried women pray for an ideal husband like Shiva. But generally, it is believed that anyone who utters the name of Shiva during Shivratri with pure devotion is freed from all sins. He or she reaches the abode of Shiva and is liberated from the cycle of birth and death.
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