Janmashtami 2018 | 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 […]

Shitala Satam 2017 | Sheetala Saptami

Sheetala Satam, Shitala Satam or Shitala Saptami is observed in Gujarati Sravana month on the seventh day of Vad Paksh (dark fortnight). In 2017, Sheetala Satam date is August 14. This vrata is dedicated to Goddess Shitala Mata. Shitala mata puja is the main ritual of the day. Devotees eat cold meal (the food cooked […]

Krishna Janmashtami celebrations in ISKCON Temple Hyderabad

Janmashtami 2017 celebrations in ISKCON temple, Hyderabad, will be held on August 15. 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 14th and 15th August. Addressing to the Media, ISKCON Acharyas informed the devotees of Lord Krishna that the […]

Janmashtami in Andhra Pradesh: Krishnashtami Celebrations

Janmashtami or Krishnashtami, also known as Gokulashtami, is the festival celebrates the birthday of Lord Krishna. Janmashtami is also called as Sri Krishna Jayanti. Krishna Janmashtami 2015 date is September 5. Janmashtami is the term given by Smartha sect of devotees to Krishna Jayanthi and Gokulashtami is the term represents the Krishna Jayanti as per […]

Gokulashtami or Gokul Ashtami celebrations in South India

Gokulashtami or Gokul Ashtami (Janmashtami or Sri Krishna Jayanti) celebrates the birthday of Lord Sri Krishna. Gokulashtami 2013 date is August 28. In some places, it is celebrated on 29 August. Gokulashtami is celebrated with great fervor in India. In South India it is celebrated in a spectacular way. In South Indian states – Karnataka, Tamil […]