Mahashivratri 2022: Banks to Remain Shut in These States on Maha Shivratri
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Mahashivratri is a holy festival to honour Lord Shiva and his wife Goddess Parvati
who as per Hindu mythology, got married on this night. Mahashivratri is celebrated in different ways across the country.
Karnataka will also observe a bank holiday on the occasion of Mahashivratri.
Himachal Pradesh also observes a public holiday on Mahashivratri. Mandi, a small town in Himachal Pradesh is popular for its Mandi fair, which is set up during the festival.
Some cities of Madhya Pradesh also observe a holiday on this day. There’s a Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain, which is said to be one of the most venerated shrines of the Lord.
The Mrugi Kund is located in Gujarat and people believe that the Lord himself arrives to take a bath there. Mahashivratri is observed as a bank holiday in Gujarat.
Hindus organise Shobha Yatras in a few cities on this day.