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Maha shivaratri is celebrated on the night of (Maha) Vad 14 as it is believed that this is the day when Lord Shiva transformed and appeared as the Shivalinga. The ritual is traced back to ancient times when a hunter sat atop a Bael tree waiting to hunt a deer. He kept a constant watch and kept dropping the leaves on the ground. They fell on the Shivalinga that was below the tree. When he finally captured a deer, it requested the hunter to let him go to see its family. The deer promised that it would return. The hunter agreed and he kept himself awake by plucking the bael leaves and dropping th

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Asked by anil garg, 20 Feb '12 05:30 pm
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What happened after that?
Answered by Avantika, 20 Feb '12 05:32 pm

 
  
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Answered by Guru Gowind, 20 Feb '12 05:31 pm

 
  
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