Krishna Janmashtami is one of the most popular Hindu festivals that celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna. The annual festival is celebrated on the eighth day (Ashtami) of the Krishna Paksha (dark fortnight) in the month of Shravana and commemorates the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu. In 2017 Krishna Janmashtami comes on August 14, 2017, and is followed by the celebration of Dahi Handi on August 15. Krishna Janmashtami celebration often includes sending Happy Krishna Janmashtami wishes and WhatsApp messages to friends and family. The birth of Lord Krishna and its celebration is an extremely important festivity in the Vaishnavism tradition of Hinduism.
In some places, Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated on 15 August 2017.
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Gokul mein jo kare niwas,
Gopiyo sang joo rachaye raas,
Devki yashoda jinki maiya,
Aise hmare Krisha Kanhaiya.
Happy Krishna Janamashtami!
Janma’ means birth and ‘ashtami’ means the eighth. Janmashtami refers to the birth of Krishna, which took place on the eighth day of the second fortnight in the month of Sravana. Celebrate the Birth of Krishna!
May Lord Krishna come to your house,
Take away all ur Makhan – Mishri with all your worries and sorrows.
His blessings on you and your family,
Krishna ki mahima,
Krishna ka pyar,
Krishna me shradha,
Krishna se sansar,
Mubarak ho apko Janmasthami ka tyohar!