September 16, 2017: Indira Ekadasi
September 17, 2017: Vyatipata Mahalayam, Kanya Sankranthi, Pradosha Vratam
September 18, 2017: Kaliyugadi, Gajachhaya Parvam, Vishasastrahata Mahalayam, Maasa Sivarati
Lord Shiva is an important Hindu God. The word 'Shiva' means 'auspicious one'. He is the destroyer god or transformer among the Trimurtis.
Lord Shiva is usually worshipped in the abstract form of Shiva linga.
Bhairava is an avatar of Lord Shiva. Bhairava Ashtami is observed earmarking the birth of Bhairava.