Shivaratri is celebrated every month during Krishna Paksha on Chaturdashi Tithi and is known as Masik (Monthly) Shivaratri.
Most devotees start observing fast on the auspicious festival of Maha Shivaratri and continue doing so every month on Masik Shivaratri for the entire year.
Maha Shivaratri is a significant festival celebrated once a year in India.
The first Shivaratri fast of Magh month will be observed on Friday, January 20.
This year, Chaturdashi Tithi of Krishna Paksha of Magha month begins on Friday, January 20 2023 at 09.59 a.m. and ends the next day on January 21 at 06.17 a.m.
Muhurt of Shiva Puja - 12.11 am - 01.04 am (January 21, 2023).