Known for its rich legacy and colorful culture, Orissa is lovely state and a noteworthy vacationer goal of India. With sanctuaries, landmarks, shorelines, cascades scattered everywhere throughout the state Orissa is without a doubt a place to be. The state is likewise known for its different fairs and celebrations held consistently. Mahashivratri, Jagannath Puri Yatra, Durga Puja and so on are a portion of the well known fairs and celebrations held in Orissa. Devoted to master Shiv, Mahashiv Ratri is a standout amongst the most vital celebrations of Hindus and celebrated with extraordinary excitement in Orissa. Falling on the fourteenth day of Phalgun, Maha Shivratri is a critical celebration of Orissa. On the eve of Maha Shivratri, the fans watch quick and perform puja throught out the night. Maha Shivratri is commended in all parts of Orissa. Mahendragiri, Gupteshwar, Kapilas, Puri, Bhibhaneshwar and Khiching and so on are a portion of the spots in Orissa where the celebration of Maha Shivaratri can be best delighted in. Lingaraj sanctuary and Hakateshwar sanctuary are the two noteworthy focuses of Shivratri festivity in Orissa. In addition, the Shivratri festivity at Loknath sanctuary in Puri is additionally exceptionally prevalent in Orissa and is gone by expansive number of lovers on this sacred event.