SIVASAGAR – On Monday, the first Monday in the month of ‘Shravan’, large numbers of devotees filled Sivasagar’s Shiva Dol. Hindus believe that Lord Shiva’s birth month is the month of Shravan. The historic Shiva Dol at Sivasagar, along with other parts of India, witnessed an influx of devotees on Monday morning. This belief has existed for centuries and is believed that worshipping Shiva on the Monday of the month of Shravan will fulfill one’s desires. Hundreds of worshippers were seen standing in line to pray to Lord Shiva, offering offerings such as milk, water and Bel leaves. From early morning. They were excited to finally worship the Shiva Dol after two years.
Shiva Dol in Sivasagar is crowded with thousands of people on Mahashivratri.