Maha Shivratri 2022: Check out the list of Bollywood songs dedicated to Lord Shiva!
NEW DELHI: Maha Shivratri is one of the most auspicious festivals of Hindus and is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
It is being celebrated across the country on 1st March (Tuesday). It holds great significance for Hindus across the world and is one of the most celebrated festivals across the country. This day marks the marital union of Lord Shiva with Goddess Parvati.
Devotees visit Shiva-Parvati temples to seek blessings and also observe fast on this day.
Since India is a diverse land and home to different traditions and customs, the day is celebrated in different ways across the country.
Many songs in Bollywood are also dedicated to Lord Shiva and Maa Parvati. Here are the top songs you can play on loop, celebrating the almighty’s special day:
O Shivji Bihane Chale Song, Munimji (1955)
Jai Jai Shiv Shankar, Aap Ki Kasam (1974)
Bhole O Bhole, Yaarana (1981)
Who is that, Bahubali: The Beginning (2015)
Bolo Har Har Har, Shivaay (2016)
Namo Namo, Kedarnath (2018)
And if you want to listen to a non-Bollywood track,
Kailash Kher’s Bam Lahiri Hai A Good Choice (2014)
The legends and myths associated with any festival are countless. The festival of Maha Shivratri is celebrated by the Indian diaspora across the world and the rituals may vary.
Here’s wishing everyone a very Happy Maha Shivratri!