At the time of Mahashivratri worship, apply tilak with red saffron on Shivalinga.

Mahashivratri Puja 2024: 

Worship of Lord Shiva has special significance in Hindu religion. Shiva devotees observe the fast of Mahashivratri on the Chaturthi date of Krishna Paksha of Phalgun month and worship Lord Shankar and Mother Parvati with rituals. It is believed that by fasting on the day of Mahashivratri and worshiping Lord Shiva and Mother Parvati with true heart, every wish is fulfilled. There is no pain in life. By observing this fast one gets the desired life partner. Offering some special things on the day of Mahashivratri brings blessings of Lord Shiva. Let us know what should be offered to Shivling during Mahashivratri puja.

anointment with milk

Anointing Shivalinga with milk during the worship of Mahashivratri is considered extremely fruitful. By performing Rudrabhishek of Shivalinga with milk, every wish of the devotees is fulfilled.

to water

Offering water to Shivalinga during the worship of Mahashivratri is also very auspicious. Offering water to Shivalinga while chanting Om Namah Shivay gives peace to the mind and removes mental problems.

Belpatra

Lord Shankar is very fond of Belpatra with three leaves. On the day of Shivratri, during the puja, Belpatra with three leaves should be offered to Shivalinga. Offering them in auspicious numbers like 11, 21 will be beneficial.

red saffron

At the time of Mahashivratri worship, apply tilak with red saffron on Shivalinga. This brings gentleness in life and auspicious defects are removed.

Honey

Applying honey on Shivalinga during the worship of Mahashivratri brings sweetness to the speech. This reduces attachment and hatred in life.

(Disclaimer: The information given here is based on general beliefs and information. NDTV does not confirm it.)