Maha Shivratri is being celebrated all over the country today. Devotees worship Lord Shiva, the destroyer of evil, on the occasion.
This year, Maha Shivratri celebrations will extend till Wednesday.
In Uttar Pradesh Mahashivratri is being celebrated with religious fervor and traditional gaiety. It will also be celebration on Wednesday in some districts.
a sea of devotees Chanting Har Har Mahadev throng various temples of lord Shiva very early morning to mark the occasion across the state.
In connection with Maha Shivrathri, the unique Shiv temple marathon run will conclude in the Kanyakumari district of Tamilnadu on Tuesday.
As part of the marathon devotees will offer obeisience at 12 temples in the district, within a total distance of 125 kms.