On Mahashivratri, various offerings are made to the Shivalingam. As part of Maha Shivratris Abhishekam, the Shiva linga, a signifier of Lord Shiva's abundant power is given a ritualistic bath.
Mahashivratri 2018: The trifoliate shape of the bel patta is symbolic of the Hindu Trinity of Devas namely Brahma Vishnu and Shiva. Some scriptures also find it symbolic of three eyes of Shiva or ...
Mahashivratri or the 'Grand night of Lord Shiva', is one of the most auspicious and widely celebrated Hindu festivals. According to Hindu belief, there is a Shivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, ...
According to astrology, the planetary positions on this day are aligned favourably, evoking spiritual energies.
According to Hindu legend, Teej celebrates Lord Shiva's acceptance of Devi Parvati as his wife after her dedication towards him.
Here's what you need to know about Maha Shivaratri Tithi, Vrat Vidhi, Muhurat and Puja Time to celebrate the grand festival.
Mahashivratri 2020 is here. One characteristic feature of this auspicious occasion is marked by fasting, where the Lord Shiva devotees follow a special diet or vrat.
Every year, the full moon day (purnima) of the Chaitra month is celebrated as Lord Hanuman's birthday. This year the auspicious day falls on the 11th of April.
While ghevar has its roots in Rajasthan, it is also loved in other northern and north-western states. Known as the honeycomb dessert, it hits a sales high during Teej.
If you are planning to throw a Teej party for your friends and family or your daughter or for your daughter-in-law, here's a fully-planned menu to avoid all the fuss.