Lord Shiva

Hariyali Teej 2020: Significance, date, tithi, celebration and all you need to know

Hariyali Teej 2020: Significance, date, tithi, celebration and all you need to know

The festival falls on the third day of the first fortnight of the Hindu month of Shravan and usually two days before Nag Panchami.

'So elemental and yet so overpowering': Twitter in awe of Kaalicharan Maharaj's 'Shiv Tandav Stotram' rendition

'So elemental and yet so overpowering': Twitter in awe of Kaalicharan Maharaj's 'Shiv Tandav Stotram' rendition

It is traditionally attributed to Ravana, the King of Lanka, who is considered to be the greatest devotee of Shiva.

Spiritual month 'Shravan' begins today; Here's all you need to know

Spiritual month 'Shravan' begins today; Here's all you need to know

The month of Shravan is the fifth month of the Hindu calendar beginning from Chaitra, and is the most auspicious month of the Chaturmas.

Durga: A woman with ten hands. Who is she and what have we made of her?

Durga: A woman with ten hands. Who is she and what have we made of her?

Earliest appearances of and references to Durga are found in fertility goddess myths – the epitome of the ‘Earth Mother’ who is worshippe...Read More

In Pics: Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne Khan offer prayers to Lord Shiva with family on Maha Shivratri

In Pics: Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne Khan offer prayers to Lord Shiva with family on Maha Shivratri

The Roshan family came together at a temple in Panvel and performed puja.

Om Namah Shivay: PM Modi, President Kovind, Rahul Gandhi and others send wishes on Maha Shivratri 2020

Om Namah Shivay: PM Modi, President Kovind, Rahul Gandhi and others send wishes on Maha Shivratri 2020

Hindus all over the world are celebrating Maha Shivratri or 'The Great Night of Shiva' today i.e, Friday, February 21 in honour of Lord S...Read More

'Har Har Mahadev': Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik carves Lord Shiva on Maha Shivratri 2020

'Har Har Mahadev': Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik carves Lord Shiva on Maha Shivratri 2020

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik carved Lord Shiva on the auspicious occasion of Maha Shivratri at the Puri beach in the state of O...Read More

Maha Shivratri 2020: 4 Shiva stories to keep you awake on the auspicious day

Maha Shivratri 2020: 4 Shiva stories to keep you awake on the auspicious day

In the yogic tradition, there have been numerous Shiva stories that impart invaluable wisdom in a dialectical fashion. Here are four such...Read More

Guiding Light: Significance of Shiva & Shivratri

Guiding Light: Significance of Shiva & Shivratri

By Shiv RajvanshiMaha Shivratri is celebrated with fanfare and earnestness by the Hindu community in honour of Lord Shiva and notably mar...Read More

Maha Shivratri 2020: 5 interesting things you didn't know about Lord Shiva

Maha Shivratri 2020: 5 interesting things you didn't know about Lord Shiva

Hindus all over the world will celebrate Maha Shivratri or 'The Great Night of Shiva' on Friday, February 21 in honour of Lord Shiva. The...Read More

Mahashivratri 2020: Shiva Temples you can visit in and around Mumbai

Mahashivratri 2020: Shiva Temples you can visit in and around Mumbai

If you plan on visiting a temple tomorrow on the auspicious occasion of Mahashivratri, pick a temple from the list we have consolidated f...Read More

Maha Shivratri 2020: Significance, Rituals, Chants and Puja Timings

Maha Shivratri 2020: Significance, Rituals, Chants and Puja Timings

A day ahead of Maha Shivratri we bring to you an entire lowdown of what you can expect and what you need to be doing on this auspicious o...Read More

Maha Shivratri 2020: Why is Lord Shiva known as Adiyogi

Maha Shivratri 2020: Why is Lord Shiva known as Adiyogi

Also known as Nataraj, the lord of dance, his dance gestures also reflect in the his postures quite gracefully.

Maha Shivratri 2020: 7 songs on Lord Shiva that are a must on your playlist

Maha Shivratri 2020: 7 songs on Lord Shiva that are a must on your playlist

'There is nothing closer to meditation that music'.

Maha Shivratri 2020: Vrat food, recipes - what you can eat while fasting

Maha Shivratri 2020: Vrat food, recipes - what you can eat while fasting

From Rajgira Puri to Sweet Potato Chips, here are a few delicacies and their recipes to make on Maha Shivratri

Maha Shivratri 2020: Story of Shiva’s third eye and its hidden symbolism

Maha Shivratri 2020: Story of Shiva’s third eye and its hidden symbolism

Sadhguru explains the symbolism of Shiva’s third eye and how clarity and perception arise when the third eye opens up. He also narrates a...Read More

Maha Shivratri 2020: Why CERN has a statue of Lord Shiva

Maha Shivratri 2020: Why CERN has a statue of Lord Shiva

On 18th June 2004, CERN unveiled an unusual landmark on their campus. It was a two-metre tall statue of Shiva Nataraja.

Maha Shivratri 2020: From Hrithik to Ranveer, actors who are perfect for the role of Lord Shiva onscreen

Maha Shivratri 2020: From Hrithik to Ranveer, actors who are perfect for the role of Lord Shiva onscreen

From Mohit Raina to late Kushal Punjabi, Television actors have impeccably essayed the role of the God of Gods - Lord Shiva

Maha Shivratri 2020: Indian politicians and their love for Lord Shiva

Maha Shivratri 2020: Indian politicians and their love for Lord Shiva

In December 2019, PM Modi unveiled a 112-foot tall bust of Adiyogi Shiva at the Isha Foundation at the foothills of Velliangiri Mountains

Maha Shivratri 2020: When Lord Shiva turned himself into a woman to watch Lord Krishna's 'raas-leela'

Maha Shivratri 2020: When Lord Shiva turned himself into a woman to watch Lord Krishna's 'raas-leela'

Unravelling a lesser-known fact about Lord Shiva came to be worshipped at the Gopeshwar Mahadev Temple in Vrindavan.

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