Importance of Maha Shivaratri
The main importance of Maha Shivaratri festival is that, the Lord Shiva appeared in in the form of Shiva Linga at the midnight of Maha Shivaratri. This time is called Lingodbhava Time / Lingodbhava Kalam. On that time Lord Shiva is called Lingodbhav Moorti. Usually this will happen on the 14th day of the month of Phalguna. People will Perform Maha Shivaratri Pujas like Lingodbhava Puja & Rudrabhisheka Poojas on this time. Worshiping Shiva on this day will bring a whole lot of happiness and prosperity.