Which are the popular festivals and events hosted in Somnath?
Posted on Dec 18, 2013 by sushma.yadav
Somnath is considered to be a very religious and a pious place by the Hindus. We all know that Mahashivratri is celebrated all over India with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm. If you like to be a part of any festival and be a part of the celebration then Shivaratri is the festival where you will enjoy the excitement of this festival. People here believe that whoever worships lord Shiva on the occasion of Shivratri attains Moskha and goes straight to heaven. The festival of Shivratri is celebrated with a lot of grandeur and energy in the month of Feb or March, as per the Hindu calendar.
People also celebrate the day of full moon of the Kartik month with a lot of zeal and enthusiasm. This event usually takes place in the month of November or December in accordance to the Hindu calendar.