Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017 Images, Pictures, HD Wallpapers, Pics, Photos: The birthday of Lord Krishna has arrived. In 2017, God Krishna’s birthday will be celebrated on 14th August, Thursday with great enthusiasm. The occasion is also named as Krishnashtami, Gokulashtami, Saatam Aatham, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti, and other local names. (share: Krishna Janmashtami Wishes.)
The auspicious event brings in various events for the devotees. Some examples are Dahi Handi, Raasa Lila, and much more. It is one of the holiest and widely celebrated festivals in the Hindu religion. People observe fast on this day, worship Lord Krishana, and do some other special things.
Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017 Images, Pictures, HD Wallpapers
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Devaki and Vasudeva were the biological parents of Lord Krishn, but Yashoda and Nand raised him being his foster parents. Vasudeva replaced his son Kanhaiya (Krishan) with Yogmaya, the daughter of Yashoda.
Krishnashtami is observed every year on the eighth day (Ashtami) of the Krishan Paksha (dark fortnight) of the month of Bhadrapada according to the Hindu calendar. However, we observe this festival in the month of August or September as per the Gregorian calendar.
This variation is due to the effect of the concept of both the calendars. One follows lunar movement while other follows the solar movement.
The devotees of Krishna celebrate it in grand fashion. Yadhavs celebrate it to the next level with worshipping animals too along with Krishana himself loved animals very much.
Raasa Leela and other enactments from the life of Lord Krishna are organized on this day. Especially, children are donned in the costumes of Krishana as he looked in his childhood. Thus, Kids look very cute and lovely wearing those dresses. It is one of the beautiful festivals celebrated in India.
Our team wishes everyone a very Happy Janmashtami.
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