Maha Shivaratri is one of the famous Hindu festival celebrated as a day of gratitude to lord shiva for protecting the world from deadly poison. Unlike most indian festivals which are celebrated during the day , Maha Shivaratri is celebrated at night.On Maha Shivratri festival day people keep fast for whole day and night.
Masa Shivratri and sawan shivratri is considered to be extremely auspicious and Hindu devotees observe full day fast on the day. Many Hindu devotees perform Maha Rudra-Abhishek puja for Good Health , Peace and Prosperity, Marital Bliss. Sawan Shivratri marks the union of Shakti and Lord Shiva, two of the Universe’s greatest forces.
During Maha Shavaratri Kashi Vishwanath temple gets congregated by the young and old devotees from the very early morning.