Depicting both male and female characteristics, He shows that genders do not matter to him.
The Lord Kaalbhairav in Ujjain is offered alcohol and Lord Mahakaal in the same town is worshipped with Bhasma Aarati, which is worship of the deity with the ashes from dead bodies.
Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv Ujjain 2016
There are restrictions on age, gender, and marital status for women when it comes to worshipping other deities.
It was Ravana who composed the Tandava Strotram in praise of Lord Shiva.
(Rakshashas, Danavs and Daityas do not worship Lord Vishnu.)
This is why every woman in India wants a husband like Shiva.
Only a true liberal respects the power of women.
This is why no one tells you to offer gold to him.
As long as they do not stray from the path of Dharma.
Only twice has He shown His anger. For the first time it was when Sati died and the second time it was when Lord Kaamdev tried to break His meditation.
Lord Shiva Stories
His respect for the avatars of Vishnu, particularly Lord Ram, testifies this. Lord Hanuman was Shiva’s avatar.