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Shivratri Puja 2024 Time

Shivaratri puja is held during the night of March 8, 2024 and early hours of March 9. Some people opt for the Nishita Kala to perform pujas and rituals. All pujas and rituals are completed before Amavasya (No moon) starts. Detail Shivratri puja 2024 time is given below:

Nishita kaal puja time is from 12:13 AM on March 5 to 1:02 AM on March 5 (most important pujat time) This is during midnight.

Puja is to be performed four times on the day.
  • Morning 
  • Noon
  • Pradosh period (1.5 hours before sunset)
  • Nishita kaal puja
Chaturdashi tithi time is from 9:58 PM on March 4 to 6:18 PM on March 5.

Some people perform four pujas on Chaturdashi tithi and the time are as follows:

First Prahar Puja – 6:39 PM to 9:40 PM on March 8
Second Prahar Puja - 9:41 PM on March 8 to 12:45 AM on March 9
Third Prahar Puja - 12:45 AM to 03:51 AM on March 9
Fourth Prahar Puja - 3:51 AM on March 9 to before sunrise on March 9

It must be note that the whole day of Shivratri is dedicated to Lord Shiva. People visit Shiva Temples from the early morning hours of Shivratri. Most important pujas and rituals are held at night.