Maha Shivratri 2020 Whatsapp Status, Maha Shivratri is an every year Hindu festival in honor of Lord Shiva. Celebrated on the Hindu calendar’s 13th night and 14th day of the lunisolar month, the festival falls on Friday, February 21 this year.
Maha Shivratri means “the Great Night of Lord Shiva”. On this day the devotees conduct overnight vigils, worship the “shiva linga” and chant the name of Lord Shiva. On the next day, the devotees observe ritualistic Mahashivratri fast and offer bael leaves, milk, and honey to the “shiva linga.”
It is said that a devotee who worships Lord Shiva very sincerely on the auspicious day of Shivratri is absolved of sins and attains moksha.