Jai Krishna: Crowd at Krishna temple on Krishna Janmashtami day (Photo Feature)
30th Aug, 2021 | Tourism Mail Crew
Shri Krishna Janmastami, the birthday of Lord Krishna, is being celebrated by the Hindus throughout the country with devotion and veneration amidst a variety of programmes.
According to scriptures, Lord Shri Krishna was born on the midnight of Bhadrakrishna Astami day as per the lunar calendar during the Dwapar era.
Lord Krishna is considered as the incarnation of Lord Bishnu, the protector of human beings from evil, injustice and devilish forces. He is also regarded as the proponent of the three principles of Gyanayog, Karmayog and Bhaktiyog.
Shri Krishna Janmastami is celebrated in a grand manner to cherish the good deeds of Lord Krishna for a happy and prosperous life. Lord Krishna, born to Basudev and Devaki and held prisoner by Kansha in Mathura, guided humanity on the path of knowledge, truth and immortality, the legend says.
Photo: Prakat Govinda Lakhe