Why India celebrate Krishna Janmashtami ?
The Krishna Janmashtami festival celebrated in the memory of birth of Lord Krishna, one of the most popular deities worshipped by Hindus. As per history and holy scriptures he was in 3228 BC. His birthday is celebrated for eight days after Raksha Bandhan, a festival celebrating the bond between brothers and sisters. This year Hindu community will celebrate 5249th Birth Anniversary of Lord Krishnan. Krishna Janmashtami is also known as Krishnashtami, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti and Sree Jayanthi.
Janmastami is a festival celebrated on the birthday Lord Krishna which is on the 8th day of dark fortnight in the month of Bhadon .This year Janmastami will be celebrated on 18 August to 19 August.
Krishna is considered as the perfect form (Avatar) of Lord Vishnu. On Janmastami the devotees fast for whole day , sing devotional songs, bathe Krishna’s sculptures. In the birthplace of Krishna which is Vrindavan and Mathura devotees often perform Raasleela ( act of Krishna’s life ) which is often greeted by huge and accompanied by singing and dancing.
The famous celebration is Dahi Handi indicating the habit of Lord Krishna’s butter stealing.
ISKCON Janmashtami Muhurat in different countries Cities list ( विभिन्न देशों में इस्कॉन जन्माष्टमी मुहूर्त शहरों की सूची )
12:16 AM to 01:01 AM, Aug 20 - Pune
12:03 AM to 12:47 AM, Aug 20 - New Delhi
11:50 PM to 12:36 AM, Aug 20 - Chennai
12:09 AM to 12:53 AM, Aug 20 - Jaipur
11:57 PM to 12:42 AM, Aug 20 - Hyderabad
12:04 AM to 12:47 AM, Aug 20 - Gurgaon
12:05 AM to 12:48 AM, Aug 20 - Chandigarh
11:18 PM to 12:03 AM, Aug 20 - Kolkata
12:20 AM to 01:05 AM, Aug 20 - Mumbai
12:00 AM to 12:46 AM, Aug 20 - Bengaluru
12:21 AM to 01:06 AM, Aug 20 - Ahmedabad
12:02 AM to 12:46 AM, Aug 20 - Noida
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About krishna janmashtami
Krishna Janmashtami (Janmashtami) is the famous and holy day when Lord Krishna took birth on this planet Earth. The birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with happiness in India in August or September. This year krishna janmashtami will be celebrated on 18 August 2022. As per Hindu Calendar, this festival is celebrated on the 8th day of the dark fortnight also known as Ashtami of Krishna Paksh.
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When will be janmashtami 2022 celebrated
This year 2022 Janmashtami will be celebrated on 18 August 2022 from 9:20 PM to 19 August 2022 10:59 PM.
19th August 2022 Friday / शुक्रवार
Synonyms of Janmashtami
Krishna Janmashtami is also known as Krishnashtami, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti and Sree Jayanthi.
Trending Janmashtami Songs
1. Maiyya Yashoda
2. Woh Kisna Hai
3. Radha Kaise Na Jale
4. Radha Kaise Na Jale
5. Go Go Govinda
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