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A Few Lines Short Simple Essay on Mahashivratri for Kids
- Mahashivratri is one of the most important festivals of Hindus.
- Mahashivratri means the great night of Lord Shiva.
- This is the day when Lord Shiva married Goddess Parvati.
- It falls on the 13th and 14th day of the month of Falgun in the Hindu calendar.
- Early in the morning, devotees visit the temples of Lord Shiva to offer prayers.
- People shout slogans like “Har Har Mahadev” and “Om Namah Shivay” in prayer.
- Some devotees also observe fast on the occasion of Mahashivratri.
- People also perform “Rudrabhishek” in their homes and temples on Mahashivratri.
- In temples, people offer water and milk over the “shivalinga” as a form of prayer.
- Many people offer leaves of “Bel” tree, “Bhang” etc. to the idols of Shivling and Parvati during Mahashivratri.