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Book Your Janmashtami Puja 2021

Book Your Janmashtami Puja 2021

26 Aug, 2021 | Gemstone | Gem Selections Blog

Interesting story behind the Janmashtami

The day is dedicated to the lovingly known Krishna or Kanha who is considered as one of the most powerful human incarnations of God Vishnu. Janmashtami is the festival mark that embarks the journey of the krishna - the most loving child of Gokul. Dahi Handi is one of the most interesting festive events of the Krishna Janmashtami celebration. This festival is widely popular and the most celebrated event in India  - the diverse country that follows several rituals and performances and celebrates the core values of India. Janmashtami is also known as Gokulashtamu and commemorated every year on the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha or dark fortnight in the month of Bhadrapada according to the Hindu calendar.