Masik Shivaratri DATES – 2020

“Devotees, who want to observe Masik Shivaratri Vrat, can start it from Maha Shivaratri day and continue it for a year. It is believed that impossible and difficult task can be fulfilled by observing Masik Shivaratri Vrats by the grace of Lord Shiva. Devotees should keep awake during Shivaratri and perform Shiva Puja during midnight. Unmarried women observe this fast to get married and married women observe this fast to maintain peace and tranquility in their married life.
Masik Shivaratri when falls on Tuesday becomes highly auspicious. Shivaratri Pujan is suggested during midnight which is known as Nishita Kaal and prevails for two Ghati. mrjaydeep.com lists Nishita Kaal Muhurta to perform Shiva Pujan for all Shivaratri fasts.

  [2076 - 2077] Vikrama SamvataMasik Shivaratri DATES - 2020   
DATE NAME & POOJA DURATIONHindu Month/PakshaStartEnds
January 23, 2020, ThursdayMasik Shivaratri 12:06 AM to 01:00 AM, Jan 24 00 Hours 54 MinsMagha, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 01:48 AM, Jan 23Ends - 02:17 AM, Jan 24
February 21, 2020, FridayMaha Shivaratri, Masik Shivaratri 12:09 AM to 01:00 AM, Feb 22 00 Hours 51 MinsPhalguna, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 05:20 PM, Feb 21Ends - 07:02 PM, Feb 22
March 22, 2020, SundayMasik Shivaratri 12:04 AM to 12:51 AM, Mar 23 00 Hours 48 MinsChaitra, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 10:07 AM, Mar 22Ends - 12:30 PM, Mar 23
April 21, 2020, TuesdayMasik Shivaratri 11:57 PM to 12:42 AM, Apr 22 00 Hours 44 MinsVaishakha, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 03:11 AM, Apr 21Ends - 05:37 AM, Apr 22
May 20, 2020, WednesdayMasik Shivaratri 11:57 PM to 12:39 AM, May 21 00 Hours 42 MinsJyeshtha, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 07:42 PM, May 20Ends - 09:35 PM, May 21
June 19, 2020, FridayMasik Shivaratri 12:02 AM to 12:43 AM, Jun 20 00 Hours 41 MinsAshadha, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 11:01 AM, Jun 19Ends - 11:52 AM, Jun 20
July 19, 2020, SundaySawan Shivaratri, Masik Shivaratri 12:07 AM to 12:10 AM, Jul 20 00 Hours 03 MinsShravana, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 12:41 AM, Jul 19Ends - 12:10 AM, Jul 20
August 17, 2020, MondayMasik Shivaratri 12:03 AM to 12:47 AM, Aug 18 00 Hours 44 MinsBhadrapada, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 12:35 PM, Aug 17Ends - 10:39 AM, Aug 18
September 15, 2020, Tuesday Masik Shivaratri 11:53 PM to 12:40 AM, Sep 16 00 Hours 47 MinsAshwina, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 11:00 PM, Sep 15Ends - 07:56 PM, Sep 16
October 15, 2020, ThursdayAdhika Masik Shivaratri 11:42 PM to 12:32 AM, Oct 16 00 Hours 51 MinsKartika, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 08:33 AM, Oct 15Ends - 04:52 AM, Oct 16
November 13, 2020, FridayMasik Shivaratri 11:39 PM to 12:32 AM, Nov 14 00 Hours 54 MinsKartika, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 05:59 PM, Nov 13Ends - 02:17 PM, Nov 14
December 13, 2020, SundayMasik Shivaratri 11:48 PM to 12:43 AM, Dec 14 00 Hours 55 MinsMargashirsha, Krishna ChaturdashiBegins - 03:52 AM, Dec 13Ends - 12:44 AM, Dec 14

Notes: All timings are represented in 12-hour notation in local time of New Delhi, India with DST adjustment (if applicable).Hours which are past midnight are suffixed with next day date. In Panchang day starts and ends with sunrise.