Thousands of monks gather at the Pashupatinath temple of Nepal on this grand celebration of Mahashivaratri to celebrate the oneness of Lord Shiva. The Shiv Linga amidst the temple is cleaned with panchamrit and holy water and later decorated with flowers and leaves. The entire temple lights up with lamps, and the devotees come here in crowds to witness the Shiv Lings at night. This sacred festival of Nepal will take you on an exciting ride over the traditions of the country that will leave you mesmerized.
Why you should attend this: For the vast fair organized around the famous Pashupatinath temple that attracts a huge crowd to get a glimpse of the religious sadhus singing, dancing, and participating in a circus.
Who should attend this: Lord Shiva's devotees and festival enthusiasts can attend this.