Maha Shivaratri is celebrated in a very grand manner every year at Shankaracharya hill Srinagar. Temple is decorated with lights. Temple open early in the morning and Homa is conducted for Shanti. Prasad or food is distributed to all devotes in the langar Langar . Many devotees visit the Shankaracharya temple at Srinagar to have the darshan of shiva linga. Some people visit for enjoying the divine power at Shankaracharya hill and some people pray with devotion for fulfilment of there desire and wishes. Many people believe that their wishes get fulfilled when they pray at Shankaracharya hill temple Srinagar on Maha Shivaratri . Kashmiri people celebrate the festival as Herath as its part of their ancient culture. According to Shri Vidhu Sharma one of the organiser the homa and havan was conducted with prayers for peace Aman and Shanti in Kashmir.

Mahashivaratri 2021 Celebrations At Shankaracharya Temple Srinagar

महाशिवरात्रि के अवसर पर श्रीनगर के शंकराचार्य मंदिर में उमड़ी श्रद्धालुओं की भीड़

MahaShivratri 2021 : Mesmerising view of Historical Shankaracharya Temple in Srinagar

Maha Shivratri celebrated in Kashmir, devotees prays for peace, prosperity

Vikramaditya Singh Former Member of J&K Legislative Council, part of J&K royal family part of Dharmarth trust tweeted that on On this auspicious occasion J&K Dharmarth Trust with support of authorities and CRPF decorate and adorn Shankaracharya Mandir every year! Congratulations to the entire team.

MP from mysuru Pratap Simha also posted in his facebook about Shivaratri in Shankaracharya hill srinagar as follows ಕಾಶ್ಮೀರದ ಶ್ರೀನಗರದಲ್ಲಿರುವ ಶ್ರೀ ಶಂಕರಾಚಾರ್ಯರ ದೇವಾಲಯ ಮಹಾಶಿವರಾತ್ರಿ ಪ್ರಯುಕ್ತ ಮಾಡಿರುವ ವಿಶೇಷ ವಿದ್ಯುತ್ ದೀಪಾಲಂಕಾರದಿಂದ ಕಂಗೊಳಿಸುತ್ತಿರುವ ಅಮೋಘ ದೃಶ್ಯ. Shri Shankaracharya Temple in Srinagar, Kashmir lit up on the occasion of

Junaid Azim Mattu Incumbent Mayor Of Srinagar, J&K also wished the people in kashmiri as Herath Poshte! My best wishes and felicitations on the occasion of Shivratri! May there be peace and prosperity everywhere! Prayers for everyone’s happiness and good health! Junaid Azim Mattu Incumbent Mayor Of Srinagar, J&K Visited Shankaracharya Temple on the occasion of #Mahashivratri and exchanged greetings with devotees from across the length and breadth of the country. He mentioned that he was humbled and touched by the outpouring of affection. He was So happy to see a beeline of devotees despite the cold wet weather. He was treated to the great hot panjiri drink and prasad. He Interacted with the various groups offering langar and great food there. He
assured all devotees of our earnest and sincere desire to see them attend in larger and larger numbers.

Dr Sudhakar K MLA and Minister for Health & Family Welfare and Medical Education, Government fo Karnatak, also tweeted about Shankaracharya hill Srinagar Maha Shivaratri , ಕಾಶ್ಮೀರದ ಶ್ರೀನಗರದಲ್ಲಿರುವ ಶ್ರೀ ಶಂಕರಾಚಾರ್ಯರ ದೇವಾಲಯ ಮಹಾಶಿವರಾತ್ರಿ ಪ್ರಯುಕ್ತ ಮಾಡಿರುವ ವಿಶೇಷ ವಿದ್ಯುತ್ ದೀಪಾಲಂಕಾರದಿಂದ ಕಂಗೊಳಿಸುತ್ತಿರುವ ಅಮೋಘ ದೃಶ್ಯ. Shri Shankaracharya Temple in Srinagar, Kashmir lit up on the occasion of #MahaShivratri. #OmNamahShivaya Folded hands

Chinar of Indian Army which is located in Srinagar and rsponsible for operations in Kashmir also tweeted about Mahashivaratri at shankaracharya hill Srinagar as follows. May the creator, destroyer & the preserver of Universe lord Shiva brings peace & harmony in #Kashmir, destroys the evil that engulfs #Kashmir and preserves the #Kashmiriyat of #Kashmir. Happy #Mahashivratri! Herath Mubarak !

Mir Junaid President, Jammu Kashmir Workers Party tweeted as Look at the magnificence with which the holy Shankaracharya temple looks upon the city of Srinagar on the holy occasion of Herath. May the lost glory return to Kashmir for it awaits the devotees who would turn the whole city into a festive stage on this divine occasion!

Photos from Nissar Ahmad Bhat, Vidhu Sharma , Basit Zargar