Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami or Krishnashtami is the celebration of the Lord Krishna’s Birth. The festival is celebrated on the 8th day of Krishna Paksha in the Bhadrapad (August -September) month of Hindu calendar. People generally observe fast on the occasion of Janmashtami and prepare delicacies made of milk products as offerings to Lord Krishna. Temples are decorated for the festivals and prayers are conducted at midnight, as Lord Krishna was born at Midnight.

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