Tuesday June 25, 2019

Maha Shivaratri 2016

Hindus  worshipping Lord Shiva at temple in Bengaluru.Hindus worshipping Lord Shiva at temple in Bengaluru.

Maha Shivaratri for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, March 7th.

An annual Hindu festival, Maha Shivaratri gives reverence to the Lord Shiva god. The festival is also known as 'Great Night of Shiva' or 'Shivaratri’.

Monday, March 7th is day number 67 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -3 months, -18 days until Maha Shivaratri 2016.

More information on Maha Shivaratri. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Maha Shivaratri
Name(s):Maha Shivaratri, The Great night of Shiva
Type:Observance, Hindu
When:Phalguna month in Hindu Calendar or Late Winter (February March time)

March 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - TuesOrthodox Easter 2016Orthodox-1150
Mar 2 - WedRead Across America Day 2016Observance-1210
Mar 4 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2016Observance-1208
Mar 7Maha Shivaratri 2016Hindu-1205
Mar 13 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2016 Daylight Saving-1199
May 16 - WedWhit Monday 2016Christian-1135
Mar 17 - Thurs St. Patrick's Day 2016 Observance-1195
Mar 20 - SunPalm Sunday 2016Christian-1192
Mar 20 - Sun Spring/Fall - March equinox 2016 Season-1192
Mar 23 - WedPurim 2016Jewish-1189
Mar 24 - ThursHoli 2016Hindu-1188
Mar 24Maundy Thursday 2016Christian-1188
Mar 25 - FriGood Friday 2016Christian-1187
Mar 26 - SatHoly Saturday 2016Christian-1186
Mar 27 - Sun Easter 2016 Christian-1185
Mar 28 - MonEaster Monday 2016Christian-1184

Maha Shivaratri by Year