Shivaratri Jagran, Lingodhbhavam: Significance, Spiritual Importance

Jagran or Jagaran is the major aspect of Shivaratri Vrat. Jagran is awaking the whole day and night during Shivaratri. What is the significance and spiritual importance of Shivaratri Jagarana? As per the Shiva Puranam and Linga Puranam, ‘Lingodhbhavam, the emergence of Lord Shiva from the base like structure.

To watch the auspicious event in Hinduism, every Hindu should awake the whole night. Lingodhbhavam is performed at midnight or in the early morning on Shivaratri in every Shiva temple around the world. It is to note that Maha Shivratri 2016 date is March 7.

Devotees break Shivaratri Jagran, Shivaratri Upavasam and the whole Shivaratri Vrata in the morning on the day after Shivaratri. Shivaratri Upavas is broken in the evening on Shivratri day with taking ‘Khajur (dates) by chanting Shiva prayers.

Lingadhbhavam is a grand event visited by a large number of devotees in Dwadasha Jyothirlinga Temples. In Srishailam Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple, Srikalahasti Kalahasthishwara Swamy Temple, Vemulawada Rajarajeshwara Swamy Temple, Kaleshwaram Shiva Temple, in all Pancharama Temples in Andhra Pradesh, Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Swamy Temple, Gokarnam Mahabaleshwara Temple, and other Shiva Temples in Karnataka, Rameshwaram Shiva Temple in Tamil Nadu the Lingodbhavam ritual attracts a large number of devotees.

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44 Comments

  1. Kiran says:

    what to do on shivaratri day in telugu

  2. Somesh says:

    shivaratri jagaram timings on the day or before

  3. Omanand says:

    from when we have to jagaran on shivratri

  4. Tarla says:

    who will do upavasam and jagarana on maha sivarathri

  5. Anchala says:

    when will i do jagran in shivratri night

  6. Bhagavaan says:

    what are the procedures to be followed for jagran on shivratri

  7. Bhooshit says:

    how can we do sivaratri jagaran and upavasam??

    • Nndn says:

      Jagaran means to keep your self awake without sleeping whole day (today morning to next day morning)
      Upavasam there are few types described by Vedas shastras and puranas 4 types.
      1 Upavasam till completing Pooja.
      2 Upavasam Till 12 PM from morning
      3 Upavasam till you see stars/Moon in sky.
      4 Upavasam for next 24 hours.

      You can follow any one method mentioned above as per your convenience or strength.

      Rules during Upavasam and jagaran chant shiv mantra and perfomp abshikam if possible.

  8. Yashita says:

    how to do jagaran on mahashivratri puja day

  9. Kedaar says:

    jagaram should be done on day of shivratri

  10. Nirish says:

    when to end the past and jagaran on mahashivarathri 2013

  11. Gunin says:

    till what time do i need to do jagarana on shivaratri

  12. Sarat says:

    can we sleep after the day shivarathri jagaran?

  13. Sulalit says:

    why did we do jagarana on maha shivaratri in telugu script

  14. Mritunjay says:

    From which time to time have ti do jagran on sivaratri day

  15. Yamya says:

    wat really about siva rathri jagaram wat r the rules in telugu

  16. Paarthiv says:

    till when we should do jagaram during shivratri

  17. Champak says:

    is it necessary to do jagran in shivratri

  18. Tripura says:

    how many hours should we do jagran on mahashivratri

  19. Indradatt says:

    when we shold sleep after the jagarna on shivaratri

  20. Shashibala says:

    maha shivaratri which date is right for jagaran night in 2013

  21. Advait says:

    how much time we do jagaram in sivarathri

  22. Gangika says:

    till what time shivaratri jagran is to be done

  23. Priyaranjan says:

    when can we sleep after shiv ratri vrat

  24. Saptanshu says:

    after completing of jagran in shivaratri what to do

  25. Prasheila says:

    how many hours should one be awake on maha shivaratri for the jagran

  26. Dayashankar says:

    till what time we need to do awake during shivaratri

  27. Mohan says:

    till what time we should be awake on shivratri

  28. Vrajraj says:

    can we sleep in the daytime after shivratri

  29. Anishka says:

    can you sleep during the next day after doing shivaratri jagaran

  30. Hemakshi says:

    what is the timings for siva ratri jagaram

  31. Amal says:

    till what time should shivarathri jagarana be done

  32. Vanraaj says:

    how much time we should be jagran on shivaratri

  33. Vasantika says:

    until when we have to do jagarana on shivratri

  34. Kalyani says:

    can we sleep next morning after shivaratri jagran timings

  35. Chitrabhanu says:

    what is the english word for telugu shivaratri jagaram

  36. Yousha says:

    is it ok to sleep next morning after sivarathri

  37. Sajili says:

    until what time we hace to do jagarana on shivaratri day

  38. Neeraja says:

    in sivarathri jagaram time at what time we are going to sllep

  39. sreekanth says:

    Maha shivaratri

  40. Vijaya Kumar says:

    questions maatrame unnayi, answers evi? sodi.

  41. Ranjith says:

    at what time to start jagaram in shivarathri

  42. Ranjith says:

    timings of jagarram