Mahashivratri is the annual Hindu festival that is celebrated to honour Lord Shiva. The festival usually falls during late winters every year. This year, Maha Shivratri will be celebrated on 11th March 2021.
The festival is celebrated on a grand scale all across India and it is celebrated in different ways. From fasting to chanting Shiva mantras, people do different things according to their beliefs to please Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is believed to be the God who destroys evil. People celebrate this festival to overcome all the evilness in their lives.
On the day of Mahashivratri, people chant Shiva prayers and Mantras to request him for positivity and inner strength. This Mahashivratri, you can also change your life by chanting these Shiva Mantras.
Om Namah Shivay
This is the Panchakshari Shiva mantra which is one of the most popular shiva mantras. Om Namah Shivay means I bow to Lord Shiva. It is believed that if you chant this mantra 108 times a day then you can clean your soul of all the sins. This mantra also helps you stay calm.
Om Tryambakam Yajamahe Sugandhim Pushti-Vardhanam Urvarukamiva Bandhanan Mrityormukshiya Mamritat
We hope this guide helps you seek the blessings of Lord Shiva this year. For more such stories, stay tuned!