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Monthly Shivratri Dates in 2023 – Shivaratri Days in a Month for Shivratri Vrat in 2023

Masa Shivaratri, or Mas Shivratri, falls on the Krishna Paksha Chaturdashi of each traditional Hindu lunar month. Below are the monthly dates of Shivratri in 2023.

Shivaratri Days in a Month for Shivratri Vrat

‘Krishna Paksha’ is the dark fortnight of a lunar month. It is the 14th day after full moon (Purnima) or more easy calculation one or one day before Amavasya.

Shiva devotees observe the day with vrat, special prayers and pujas. Some devotees also keep vigil all night as in Mahashivratri.

(Please note that in some regions Masa Shivaratri might start a day early and overlap into the next day).

Shivratri dates in 2023 based on Indian Standard Time (IST)

January 20
February 18 – Annual Mahashivratri
March 20
April 18
May 17
June 16
July 15, 2023  Shravan Shivratri
August 14 
September 13
October 12
November 11
December 11 

As per some devotees, observing the monthly Shivratri vrat will help in attaining Shivaloka.