A large number of devotees thronged Shiva temples in Gokarna, Murdeshwar, and surrounding places on the occasion of Mahashivaratri.

Around 50,000 people visited the Gokarna temple on Monday. A large number of devotees worshipped idols of Shiva in Yana, Siddeshwara, Gunavanteshwara, and Shejeshwara temples.

Queues of devotees were seen in front of temples in different places.

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