Janmashtami 2019 | Krishnashtami | Gokulashtami | Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Sri Krishna Jayanti, Gokulashami, Krishnashtami) is the birthday of Lord Sri Krishna. It is celebrated on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Shravan Month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka and in Bhadrapad Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya […]

Gopalkala 2019 or Dahi Handi celebrations during Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Gopalkala Dahi handi

Dahi Handi (Gopalkala) is the major celebrations in Maharashtra, and Gujarat states during Sri Krishna Janmashtami festival. In 2019, Gopalkala or Dahi Handi date is August 24. It is celebrated on the next day of Janmashtami. This festival attracts thousands of enthusiastic people from all over Maharashtra to Mumbai and Pune where the celebrations reach […]

Sri Krishna Janmashtami 2016, Gokulashtami, Krishnashtami

Lord Bala Krishna with cow

Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Sri Krishna Jayanti, Gokulashami, Krishnashtami) is the birthday of Lord Sri Krishna. It is celebrated on Krishna Paksha Ashtami in Shravan Month in calendars followed in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka and in Bhadrapad Month as per North Indian Hindi calendars followed in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya […]

22 August 2011, Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Today

Today, 22 August 2011, is celebrated as Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Krishnashtami, Gokulashtami, Sri Krishna Jayanti, Ashtami Rohini). It celebrates the birthday of Lord Sri Krishna. Krishnashtami is observed on Shukla Paksha Ashtami in Bhadrapad month in North Indian Hindi calendars and in Shravan Month in Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu & Kannada calendars. Gopalkala & Dahi Handi […]

Dahi Handi – Gopalkala or Gopal Kala Festival

Dahi Handi, also known as Gopalkala or Gopal Kala, is the most popular ceremony celebrated on the second day during Krishna Janmashtami. Dahi Handi 2012 or Gopalkala 2012 date is August 10. Dahi Handi or Gopal Kala is mostly celebrated in North Indian states like Gujarat and Maharashtra. But, nowadays Gopal kala has become a main […]