Maha Shivratri Festival 2021 in Varanasi

Varanasi is a city with large number of temples. Maha Shivratri in Varanasi is celebration of Shiva’s festival in the most of the temples of varanasi.  This festival is particularly celebrated by women who wish to have long life of husband ,however in Varanasi its celebarted by each and every one . Aghoris are follower of lord shiva so they also celebrate this festival in Varanasi .

When is Maha Shivratri 2021  

Maha shivratri is falling on 11th March 2021  .traditionally this festival is celebrated in the phalgun month of Shukla Paksha as per Hindu calendar.

How to Celebrate  Maha Shivratri in Varanasi

The traditional form of Shiva Shivalinga is being  worshipped in the temples. Devotees of Lord Shiva come the temples to offer their prayers.  Devotees pray special prayer on the day of Shivaratri and offer milk and leaf on shiva lingam.

All day long people  observe fast and people  engage themselves in the preparation of various sweet dishes for the celebration . at the temple they offer Rudhrabhishekam where you will have chanting mntra of lord Shiva with priest and if you like to donating lassi as special bhang  lassi are served to people who ever come to the temple .

During the festival of shivratri there are so many cultural event take place such as Dhrupad mela at Tulsi ghat , and Indian classical music concert take place in the city .

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