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Indian Hindu devotees try to ring a bell tied to a chain as they perform rituals at a temple during Mahashivratri festival celebrations in Jammu, India, Monday, Feb. 20, 2012. Hindus across the world are celebrating Mahashivratri, or Shiva's night festival. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

Hindus celebrate Shivaratri festival

Hindu devotees take part in the Shivaratri festival on Feb. 20. This is one of the biggest Hindu festivals dedicated to Lord Shiva and celebrated through fasting and prayer.