Shankara Samaroh is celebrated every year on the sacred banks of the river Narmada
. It is conducted on the occasion of Mahashivratri
. This festival is an occasion to listen to the spiritual and philosophical discourses delivered by scholars of repute and great saints on shiva-tattva and the philosophy of Adi Shankaracharya
. Devotional songs and dances are an essential part of the festivities.