By FPJ Web Desk
The festival falls on the third day of the first fortnight of the Hindu month of Shravan and usually two days before Nag Panchami.
It is traditionally attributed to Ravana, the King of Lanka, who is considered to be the greatest devotee of Shiva.
By Staff Reporter
The month of Shravan is the fifth month of the Hindu calendar beginning from Chaitra, and is the most auspicious month of the Chaturmas.
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