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The Origin and history of Shivaratri or MahaShivratri Mahashivaratri is thus not only a ritual but also a cosmic definition of the Hindu universe.

Shivaratri is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Shivaratri books and related discussion.

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Bhagavad Gita:The shivaratri and the story of Lord Shiva
Feb 22, 1973 utters the Names of Shiva during Shivaratri, with perfect devotion and concentration, is freed from all sins.
Maha Shivaratri: 'The Great Auspicious Night' Celebrations at
Shivaratri from 5:00 am until midnight at 'Chinmayam' in Silver Spring, Maryland.
“Naagendra haaraaya thriloochanaaya bhasmaangadhaaraaya
So from that day Maha Shivaratri is of Shivaratri that Lord Shiva performed the Shivaratri, worship of Lord Shiva continues all through the day and night.
Maha Shivaratri Celebration
Apr 4, 2011 celebrated Maha Shivaratri on. Wednesday, March 2nd 2011 in a grand way this year.

Suggested News Resources

Kamineni Umapati Rao is the maternal grandfather of Upasana, the prospective
Umapati Rao usually spends two days every year in that place as he owned it and offer prayers to Lord Siva during Maha Shivaratri festival days with his entire family.
The cave god
The annual Shivaratri festival and fair held here is worth experiencing. The temple reveals its full glory during the monsoon season.
18 (HT&DM)- Suttur Mutt Seer Sri Shivaratri Deshikendra Swamiji announced here that an Yakshagana Art Learning Centre will be set up in the city.
Siddaganga seer lets junior run affairs of mut
The senior swamiji signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in this regard in the presence of Suttur Mutt head Sri Shivaratri Deshikendra Swamiji, former IPS officer Revanasiddaiah and Tumkur deputy commissioner C Somashekar.

Suggested Web Resources

Maha Shivaratri - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Shivaratri - Maha Shivaratri 2011 Festival Information.
Maha Shivaratri is celebrated throughout the country; it is particularly popular in Uttar Pradesh.
Mar 1, 2010 He who utters the Names of Shiva during Shivaratri, with perfect devotion and concentration, is freed from all sins.
When is Maha Shivaratri in 2012? -
Maha Shivaratri in 2012 is on Monday, the 20th of February. When is Maha Shivaratri in 2006? When is Maha Shivaratri in 2007?
Festivals of Nepal: Shiva Ratri
Shiva Ratri.

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