Janmashtami marks the birth of Lord Krishna, who was born at midnight on the eighth day or 'Ashtami' of the holy month, Shravana, according to the Hindu Lunar calendar.
Happy Janmashtami 2017! Janmashtami marks the birthday of Krishna ji, and is celebrated with much fervour every year. It is one of the major festivals in the Indian calendar, and Hindus consider this day auspicious.
Janmashtmi will be celebrated by Hindus across India on 14th August to commemorate the birthday of Lord Krishna. On the holy occasion, prasad or Naivedyam plays a significant role in the prayers during Janmashtami puja.
Janmashtami 2017: Considered to be one of the major festivals in the Indian calendar, Janmashtami is celebrated with fervour every year. It marks the birthday of Lord Krishna.