Falgun month shivratri 2024: Let us know the date of Mahashivratri of Phalgun month and the time of worship. (Mahashivratri Date Time and Muhurt).
Mahashivratri 2024: Mahashivratri has great significance in Sanatan Dharma. The most auspicious Mahashivratri is celebrated twice a year for the worship of Shiva (Lord Shiva Puja). The first Mahashivratri is celebrated on the Chaturdashi of Krishna Paksha in the month of Phalgun and the second on the Chaturdashi of Krishna Paksha of Sawan month. It is believed that Lord Shiva was married to Mata Parvati on the Chaturdashi of Krishna Paksha in the month of Phalgun, hence Mahashivratri of Phalgun month is celebrated with great pomp. Let's know the date and worship time of Mahashivratri of Phalgun month. (Mahashivratri Date Time and Muhurt)
When is Phalguna Mahashivratri
In the year 2024, the Chaturdashi date of Krishna Paksha in the month of Phalgun is from 8.9 pm on March 57 to 9.6 pm on March 17. According to the puja muhurat, Phalgun Mahashivratri will be celebrated on March 8.
The first puja of Mahashivratri can be done from 8.6 pm to 25.9 pm on 28 March.
The second half of Mahashivratri can be worshiped from 8.9 am to 28.12 pm on 30 March.
The third half of Mahashivratri can be worshiped from 9.12 am to 30.3 am on March 34.
The fourth half of Mahashivratri can be worshiped from 9.3 am to 34.6 am on March 37.
Significance of Mahashivratri
It is believed that Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati were married on the day of Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi i.e. Mahashivratri in the month of Phalguna. Mata Parvati did Katore penance to get Lord Shiva as her husband and her penance was successful on the day of Mahashivratri. On this day, Suhagina observes a fast of Mahashivratri for unbroken good fortune.
(Disclaimer: The information given here is based on general assumptions and information.