Beginning from the decoration of temples and gathering all the important pooja items like milk, water, fruits, bel leaves, Lamps etc. Fasting, chanting mantras, meditation and decorating temples are some of the activities that take place on the day.puja begins with worshipping the Shiva Linga bathing it with water and offering the prayer. Chanting mantras, singing religious songs are one of the ways of praying on the day popular mantra being ‘Om Namah Shivay.’said to be a favourable period for women seeking marital bliss and good husband, to worship goddess Gauri along with lord Shiva. They fast all day long and pray with devotion to have a prosperous life ahead. Fasting is not just done by women but men equally believe in his divine State and fast on the day to eliminate all the darkness in their lives spreading Hopeful energy filled with honesty, forgiveness and happiness, beauty of the festival lies in the faith people faith in lord Shiva’s Never Know power and divinity,love, believe, faith and the purity of heart with which people celebrate this festival and enhance its meaning.