Maha Shivratri is one of the biggest Hindu festivals. This year, Maha Shivaratri will be celebrated on February 24, 2017. This festival is considered to be the convergence of Shiva and Shakti. It is believed that on Maha Shivaratri, which is a Chaturdashi Tithi, Lord Shiva married Goddess Parvati. According to the Hindu calendar There are 12 Shivaratris in a year. The term Maha Shivaratri means the ‘Great Night of Shiva’ and falls on the 13th night and 14th day of the New Moon.
It is said that Lord Shiva performs the Tandava nritya or dance on Maha Shivaratri and this is one of the most sacred festivals in India. On this day, devotees try to please Lord Shiva by observing a fast and perform special puja to attain moksha and get rid of their sins. They offer honey, milk and water to the Shiva Linga.
Maha Shivaratri is considered quite auspicious, as married and unmarried females observe fast, perform Shiva Puja and try to please Goddess Parvati as well, who is also known as Gaura. She is the one who is believed to blesses women with a good husband like Lord Shiva and also grants them a long and prosperous married life. This festival is also known as the darkest night of the year and has tremendous significance. On this auspicious festival, we have shared the Maha Shivaratri 2017 Puja Muhurat, Puja Vidhi and other auspicious timings to perform E- Shiva Puja with passion and dedication. If you perfrom puja with us visit our website-www.yesmywish.com fulfills all type of Desires and make a wish with us..