Krishna Janmashtami 2020: Janmashtami or Gokulashtami is a day of nice celebrations throughout the nation. In response to legend, Krishma was born on ashtami (eighth) within the Krishna Paksha or the brand new moon section of Bhadrapada (August–September). Krishna can be the eighth baby of his patents, Devaki and Vasudeva.
Dahi Handi, one of the crucial common festivities, on Janmashtami is widely known with a lot cheer in Mumbai on Gokulashtami. However this yr, because of the coronavirus pandemic, organisers of Dahi Handi have cancelled the festivities.
On Janmashtami, within the time of pandemic, take day out and make stunning ‘jhankis’ at house. A ‘jhanki’ is an inventive creation of a village scene that reveals child Krishna, with Yashoda in Vrindavan. Folks put vegetation, toy calves and cows, birds and so on, to make it look stunning. Households get collectively and sing bhajans and share tales of child Krishna.
Janmashtami: Day, date and puja timings
Janmashtami tithi – August, 11
Nishita puja time – 12:21 am to 01:06 am, August 12
Dahi Handi on August 12
Ashtami tithi begins at 09:06 am on August 11
Ashtami tithi ends at 11:16 am on August 12
Janmashtami Greetings and pics
As it’s a day of celebrations, it’s the good time to want your family and friends. Listed here are some photographs, quotes and messages we’ve compiled for you on the auspicious event of Janmashtami.
- “May Lord Krishna steal all your worries and give you happiness on the holy occasion of Krishna Janmashtami.”
- “Let there be love and laughter in your life with Lord Krishna’s blessings. Happy Janmashtami!”
- “May Lord Krishna give you strength and inspire you to face all problems in life with great courage. Happy Krishna Janmashtami!”
- “May Lord Krishna always be with you and protect you and your loved ones.” Glad Krishna Janmashtami!”
Wishing you a Glad Janmashtami!