Happy Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated to honor the birth of Lord Krishna, it is often called as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami. The birthday of Lord Krishna falls on the 8th day of Ashtami of the Krishna Paksha in the month of Shravan.
In the Gregorian Calendar, the Happy Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated in the month of September or August. This year, the Krishna Janmashtami falls on August 24, 2019.
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To celebrate the Krishna Janmashtami, devotees host bhajans, kirtans, and satsangs. They also host dramas and dance enactments of the life of Krishna.
According to the scriptures, Krishan Bhagwan is the 8th avatar of Lord Vishnu and was believed to have been born to Devaki and her husband King Vasudeva of the Yadava Clan in Nathdawa during the time of chaos, when the earth was still under the torment of King Kamsa, the maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.
The Date, Time, and Pooja Time of Janmashtami 2019:
Krishna Janmashtami 2019 falls on the 24th of August 2019
Nishita Puja Time– 00:01 to 00:45
Parana Time– 05:59 (24th August) after sunrise
Rohini Nakshatra End Time- before sunrise
Ashtami Tithi Begins – 08:08 (23rd August)
Ashtami Tithi Ends – 08:31 (24th August)
On this day, devotees of the Hindu Religion celebrate Krishna Janmashtami by giving out free food, hosting singing programs and dancing programs, and doing dance and drama re-enactments of the life of Shri Krishan Bhagwan.
The Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated by Hindu’s all over the world and is celebrated by almost everyone in India, no matter what their religion is.