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Maha Shivratri

5W1H: Sawan Maha Shivratri today

The occasion of Sawan Shivratri or Maha Shivratri is considered extremely auspicious for Hindus who observe it by fasting and worshiping Lord Shiva.

Jul 30, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Watch top stories of the hour, 5th March, 2019

This segment of Zee brings to you about the big news of the hour, 5th March, 2019. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 05, 2019, 09:06 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Prez Kovind attended Maha Shivratri celebrations at Isha Yoga Centre in Coimbatore

President Ram Nath Kovind attended 25th Maha Shivratri celebrations at Isha Yoga Centre on Monday.

Mar 05, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of this hour, 4th March, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Mar 04, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Bollywood wishes 'peace', 'prosperity' on Maha Shivratri

On the occasion of Maha Shivratri on Monday, Bollywood celebrities Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar among others wished "peace" and "prosperity" for all.

Mar 04, 2019, 14:11 PM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of today, 4th March, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Mar 04, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Monalisa shares a majestic video on Maha Shivratri—Watch

Monalisa shared a majestic video on the occasion of Maha Shivratri.

Mar 04, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

Security tightened on last day of Kumbh in Prayagraj, 400 paramilitary personnel deployed

According to the Kumbh Mela administration, about 60 lakh to one crore people are expected to visit Kumbh Mela.

Mar 04, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Rani Chatterjee extends Maha Shivratri wishes to all—Read

Bhojpuri film actress Rani Chatterjee took to Instagram and extended Maha Shivratri wishes to all

Mar 04, 2019, 08:03 AM IST

Sonu Nigam unveils songs for Maha Shivaratri

Singer Sonu Nigam has come up with two spiritual singles, "Shiv Shankara" and "Bam Bhole Bam", for the celebration of Maha Shivaratri, which falls on March 4.

Mar 02, 2019, 00:21 AM IST

5W1H: Lucknow University asks students to celebrate Maha Shivratri instead of Valentine's Day

Lucknow University has asked its students not to roam on the campus on February 14, Valentine's Day, threatening to take strict action against anyone who fails to observe the orders.

Feb 13, 2018, 21:25 PM IST

Punjab Governor V.P. Singh extends greetings on Maha Shivratri

  Punjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator V.P. Singh Badnore on Tuesday extended greetings on Maha Shivratri, the festival dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Feb 13, 2018, 11:51 AM IST

No Valentine's Day, celebrate Maha Shivratri instead: Lucknow University to students

The university also asked parents not to send students to campus on Wednesday. 

Feb 13, 2018, 09:51 AM IST

Best places to celebrate Maha Shivaratri

This year the festival is on February 13, 2018.

Feb 12, 2018, 20:43 PM IST

Maha Shivratri 2018: Puja Tithi, Timings and Vidhi

Meaning Shiva’s night, Maha Shivaratri falls on Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha in month of Magha in the South Indian calendar or the Amavasyant Hindu lunar calendar.

Feb 12, 2018, 08:04 AM IST

Over 600,000 offer prayers at Pashupatinath on Mahashivratri

Over 600,000 devotees offered prayers to Lord Shiva till Saturday morning at the Pashupatinath Temple in Nepal on the occasion of the Mahashivaratri festival, media reports said.

Feb 25, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Security tightened at Hindu temple in Pakistan for Shivratri

Security was today stepped up at a Hindu temple here in view of the Maha Shivratri festival observed by the minority community in Pakistan

Feb 24, 2017, 20:30 PM IST

Hindus throng temples on Maha Shivratri

Hundreds of thousands thronged Shiva temples, big and small, all over the country on Maha Shivratri on Friday to pray and offer flowers, bel (wood apple) leaves, milk, honey and more to the Lord.

Feb 24, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul greet people on Maha Shivratri

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday greeted people on the occasion of Maha Shivratri

Feb 24, 2017, 14:50 PM IST

Maha Shivratri celebrated across Uttar Pradesh

Maha Shivratri was celebrated on Friday in Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:38 PM IST