Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in reverence of the god Shiva. It is the day Shiva was married to the goddess Parvati. The Maha Shivaratri festival, also popularly known as ‘Shivaratri’ (spelt as Sivaratri, Shivaratri, Sivarathri, and Shivarathri) or ‘Great Night of Shiva’, marks the convergence of Shiva and Shakti. Of the twelve Shivaratris in the year, the Maha Shivarathri is the most holy.
Maha Shivratri is a Hindu #festival celebrated every year in reverence of Lord Shiva. It is also known as padmarajarathri. Alternate common names/spellings include Maha Sivaratri, Shivaratri, Sivarathri, and Shivaratri. Shivaratri literally means the great night of #Shiva or the night of Shiva.
Today is Shani Pradosham. It is observed to seek blessings of Lord Shiva. When pradosh vrat falls on saturday is called as Shani Pradosham. Worship Lord Shiva to lead a blissful life. www.vedicfolks.com #ShaniPradosham #PradoshVrat #SaniPradosham #Pradosham