Mahashivratri- Great day of Lord Shiva
Mahashivratri is an auspicious occasion of the Hindus that falls in the month of February or March. According to the Hindu calendar, it comes in the month of Maagh. It marks the convergence of Shiva and Shakti. The day is considered to be a favorite day for Lord Shiva. This day has its importance in the life of men and women separately. People observe fast and offer water mix with milk and marijuana to Shivling. Women pray to Lord Shiva and Mata Parvati to shower their blessings and make their married life blissful. There are numerous interesting mythological stories that are believed pertaining to the celebration of Mahashivratri.