DEMOW: Maha Shivratri started in Demow Raichai Sri Shiva Mandir from Thursday with a three-day-long programme. As per the schedule, on Thursday the programme started with sapling plantation, which was followed by Shiva Gita Path and earthen lamps were lit. On February 21 and February 22, different programmes will be organized in the Demow Raichai Sri Shiva Mandir premises.
On Friday evening, the Shivratri Puja will be done in Demow Kali Mandir, Demow Radha Krishna Mandir, Thowra Mandir, Demow Aai Than along with temples of the surrounding areas of Demow. The Chaturdashi Tithi of the Puja will start on Friday evening and will end on Saturday evening. Sri Sri Maha Shivratri and International Shiva Festival 2020 has started in Sivasagar for four days and it was inaugurated by Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi on Thursday.