Shivratri Fasting date and time in 2015

This is the general Shivratri fasting date in 2015 in India followed in most Panchangs and calendars. The same time is followed in United States, Australia, Britain and Canada. Shivratri Fasting in 2015 is from sunrise on February 17, 2015 to sunrise on February 18, 2015  Puja is from midnight of  February 17 to February 18 early morning hours. This year it is highly auspicious as Shivratri falls on Monday or Somvar, which is generally dedicated to Shiva.

It must be noted that Shivratri is observed during the night of Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi Tithi or the 14th day of the waxing phase of moon as per Hindu lunar calendar. 

Chaturdashi Tithi in India is from - 10:41 AM on February 17, 2015 to 8:35 AM on February 18.