Ashtami Rohini 2020 | Krishna Janmashtami in Kerala & Tamil Nadu)

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Ashtami Rohini is the Sri Krishna Janmashtami in Kerala. In 2020, Ashtami Rohini date is September 10. In Kerala and Tamil Nadu, or Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Gokulashtami, Janmashtami, Krishnashtami, Saatam Aatham, Sri Krishna Jayanthi, Sri Jayanti, is observed on Rohini nakshatra day in Chingam month of Malayalam calendar.

In North Indian states Sri Krishna Jayanti is celebrated on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Bhadrapada month and in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Gujarat, and Maharashtra Krishna Janmashtami festival is celebrated in Shravan month. Ashtami Rohini marks the birthday or Jayanthi of Lord Sri Krishna.

In Kerala and Tamil Nadu, Ashtami Rohini or Krishnashtami festival is celebrated for two days – the first day is Krishnashtami and the second day is Kalashtami.

In Kerala, Ashtami Rohini is celebrated with utmost devotion and enthusiasm. In Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple, large number of Krishna devotees attends the pujas and rituals on Ashtami Rohini day. Appam and Palpayasam, the special recipes made of rice paste and jaggery, are offered to Lord Krishna in Guruvayur temple. Special feasts and fairs are conducted during Ashtami Rohini festival in Krishna temples in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Ashtami Rohini 2020 dates in other countries

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in USA – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in USA – September 10 (As per PST in Seattle, Vancouver BC, California and Oregon.

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in USA – September 10 (As per MST, CST, EST in Denvor (CO), Chicago (IL), New York (NY) and many other cities and states of USA.

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in UK & European countries – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in UAE & Gulf countries – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in Malaysia – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in Singapore – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in Australia – September 10

Ashtami Rohini 2020 date in New Zealand – September 10

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Ashtami Rohini in Previous Years

In 2019, Ashtami Rohini date was August 24.

In 2018, Ashtami Rohini date was September 2.

In 2017, Ashtami Rohini date was September 13.

In 2016, Ashtami Rohini date was August 24.

In 2015, Ashtami Rohini date was September 5.

In 2014, Ashtami Rohini date was September 15.

In 2013, Ashtami Rohini date was August 28, Wednesday.

Ashtami Rohini (Sri Krishna Jayanti) 2012 date is September 8 in Kerala & Tamil Nadu. Ashtami Rohini 2011 date was 22 August 2011.

In North India, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka, Sri Krishna Janmashtami 2012 date is 9 & 10 August.

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  1. Yatish says:

    when is Ashtami Rohinin celebrated in Guruvayur in 2020