Bollywood wishes fans on Mahashivratri

On the auspicious day of Mahashivratri, Bollywood went on Twitter to wish their fans. Here is what they said...

Over 200 `deities` congregate in Himachal town

The week-long Mahashivratri festivities, unique to this Himachal Pradesh town, began Monday, the day when celebrations ended in other northern states.

Kedarnath portals to reopen on May 14

The sacred portals of the famous Kedarnath temple in Garhwal Himalayas will reopen on May 14 after its six month annual closure during winters.

Junagadh stampede toll rises to 7

Toll in the stampede at
Mahashivratri fair at Bhavnath temple in Junagadh district today rose to seven senior police officials said.

Mahashivratri celebrated in ancient Pak temple

After a six-year gap, a group of pilgrims from India celebrated Monday Mahashivratri in a Hindu temple said to have been built more than 900 years ago.

High-level probe ordered into Junagadh stampede

The Gujarat government has
ordered a high-level inquiry into the stampede at the Bhavnath
Temple`s annual Mahashivratri fair in Junagadh, which left six
pilgrims dead and over 40 injured.

Over 200 deities to join Himachal`s Mahashivratri!

The festival of Mahashivratri Monday is marked in a unique way in this town, popularly known as Chhoti Kashi, as it sees a congregation of over 200 deities from hundreds of village temples.

Gujarat: 31-ft Shiva Lingam unveiled in Valsad

A 31-feet `Shiva lingam` was on Sunday unveiled at Kharvel village in Valsad district on the eve of Mahashivratri
festival.

Gujarat: Six killed in Bhavnath temple stampede

The stampede took place at
Bhavnath temple`s annual Mahashivratri fair in the foothills of Mount Girnar in Gujarat`s Junagadh district.

Mahashivratri celebrated with fasting and prayers

Millions of Hindu devotees across the country and the world celebrated Mahashivratri with ritual bathing, fasting and prayers.

Lucknow celebrates Mahashivratri with fervour

Amidst ecstatic shouts of "Bam Bam Bhole" and vedic chanting, the Uttar Pradesh capital Wednesday celebrated Mahashivratri, marking the marriage of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, with fervour and prayers.

Fasting, prayers mark Mahashivratri in the city

It was an early start to the day Wednesday for Shiva devotees in the capital, who celebrated Mahashivratri with ritual bathing and prayers.

Spiritual powers manifest themselves on Shivratri: Morari Bapu

Mahashivratri signifies the great and auspicious attempt of a human to scale Shiva’s heights.

Spiritual powers manifest themselves on Shivratri: Morari Bapu

Mahashivratri signifies the great and auspicious attempt of a human to scale Shiva’s heights.

Over 50L take `Shahi snan` at Maha Kumbh

In the biggest festival on Earth, over 50 lakh devotees took a holy dip in the
Ganga.

One lakh devotees to offer prayers at Somnath temple

Over one lakh devotees are
expected to offer prayer at the famous Somnath temple in
Junagadh district on the auspicious day of `Maha Shivaratri`
on Friday.

Devotees throng Shiva temples in the city

Mahashivratri was celebrated
with great fervour in the city Friday with devotees thronging
Shiva temples since early morning to offer prayers.

Haridwar gears up to host lakhs of devotees for `shahi snan`

Thousands of devotees have
already trooped into the city to take part in the first `shahi
snan`, which will witness over a lakh `sadhus`, including the
ash smeared `nagas`, taking bath in the Ganges here on the
occasion of Mahashivratri on Friday as part of the Maha Kumbh.