Janmashtami 2016 celebrations in ISKCON temple, Hyderabad, will be held on August 25. In three branches of ISKCON located in Hyderabad celebrate Sri Krishna Janmashtami on 25th August this year.
The Special Janmashtami Pujas will be performed on 24th and 25th August.
Addressing to the Media, ISKCON Acharyas informed the devotees of Lord Krishna that the celebrations will be very huge this year. They told that the stores organized at ISKCON temples will sell Lord Krishnas special images, books and other puja accessories.
Sri Krishna Mela, special sevas and `mahabhishekam’ to Lord Sri Krishna would also be performed on the day. Cultural events and special pujas would also be performed during the Janmashtami celebrations in 2016. Special sevas on the festival include: Bhagavad Darshan Seva, Archana seva, Vastra Alankara seva & Chappan Bhog Seva (offering 56 food items).
Sri Krishna puja on Janmashtami day will be started 4 AM in the early morning on 25th August and continued till the next morning. Vedanta Chaitanya Dasa informed the Press that around 1 lakh people are expected to visit the temple on Sri Krishna Janmashtami.
ISKCON temple branches in Hyderabad are located at Abids and Maredpally.
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