Krishna Janmashtami: All you need to know about the festival

Shree Krishna Janmashtami, more simply referred to as Krishna Janmashtami, is a Hindu holiday taking place every year in the month of Bhadrapada.

Krishna Janmashtami: All you need to know about the festival

When is Shree Krishna Janmashtami?

Shree Krishna Janmashtami, more simply referred to as Krishna Janmashtami, is a Hindu holiday taking place every year in the month of Bhadrapada. On the Gregorian calendar, it falls sometime in August or September.

Why Shree Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated 2 days?

As Lord Krishna was born during midnight, his birth anniversary, Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated for two days.

What do we do on Krishna Janmashtami?

The Krishna Janmashtami is a very important festival for all the Hindus and they also keep fast on the same day. The devotees break their fast on the next day after midnight. Also, they worship Lord Krishna by singing songs and aarti or Lord Vishnu and Krishna. Some Shlokas of the Lord are also sung by the devotees.

Why is Lord Krishna blue?

The legends tell us that Lord Krishna had drunk poisoned milk given by a demon when he was a baby and that had caused the bluish tinge in his skin.

What is Krishna's Favorite food?

Maakhan Mishri: It is considered to be Lord Krishna's favorite, it is made with fresh homemade butter that is mixed with rock sugar or sugar and offered to the deity.

When did Krishna born date?

Such a search leads us to July 27, 3112 BCE as Krishna's date of birth in the Gregorian calendar. In Indian tradition, Krishna's birth is also called as "Sri Jayanthi". The word "Jayanthi" has an interesting connotation in Indian Astronomy.

How is Janmashtami celebrated at home?

Decorate your home with garlands, balloons and leaves. As a part of your celebration of Krishna Janmashtami, you should invite friends over to your home and collectively decorate it to create a festive ambience. These decorations will also serve to welcome the god Krishna into your home at midnight.

What can I eat on Janmashtami?

Flours and grains for Janmashtami fasting

Water chestnut flour

Buckwheat flour

Amaranth flour

Barnyard millet flour and barnyard millet

Arrowroot flour.

What should we not do on Krishna Janmashtami?

There are few things that are prohibited for everybody on a Krishna Janmashtami.

Plucking Tulsi leaves

Disrespecting the poor

Cutting trees

Consuming Non-vegetarian food

Disrespecting a Cow

Is Krishna a real person?

There is a sufficient evidence available now to suggest that Krishna was indeed a historical figure, who lived about 5000 years ago. This evidence is not just literary but also archeological, geographical as well as astronomical.

Where did Krishna leave his body?

Krishna's birthplace is known as Shri Krishna Janmaboomi, but not many are aware of the Bhalka Teerth region, where Krishna apparently left his mortal body. This place is considered one of the most sacred sites in the Veraval region of Gujarat.

Who was son of Krishna?

Pradyumna was the son of Krishna and sixty first grandson of Adinarayana. His mother was Rukmini, whom Krishna had eloped with from Vidarbha during her swayamvara on her request. Pradyumna was born in Dvaraka.

What is Krishna favorite color?

Yellow must be Krishna's favorite color because he is known as Pitambardhari, means one who wears yellow. He is also known as Hari, and lord Hari is associated with Haridra (turmeric, which is yellow in color).

What is Lord Kirshna Favourite fruit?

Wide varity of fruits, especially Jamun fruit, which is Lord Krishna's favorite fruit, kalkandu (Rock candy), and panagam (Jaggery mixed with water) offer up to the Lord.

What is Krishna's Favourite flower?

Krishna loves Tulsi. Offering Tulsi flower or leaves for worshipping Krishna is mandatory. It is also important to add it in any kind of Prasad offered to Vasudev.

What language did Krishna speak?

Sanskrit was the main language and widely spoken from Satyug until Dwapar Yug. So, Lord Sri Rama and Lord Sri Krishna used to speak Sanskrit in their respective areas. All the granths viz Ramayana, Mahabharata, Bhagwad Geeta, Vedas, Puraans and Upanishads are written in Sanskrit language.

Why Lord Krishna wears peacock feather on his head?

When the peacocks see Lord Krishna, he remind them of rain and thus, makes them very happy. Also, is music coupled with his dark skin helps them dance better. Thus as gratitude, they offer him their feathers which he happily accepts and places in his hair.

What can we learn from Krishna Janmashtami?

Here are the five lessons which we can learn from the Lord Krishna's Life:

Friendship

Don’t shy away from duties

 Pure love

Focus on work, not the results

Always stand for the right

Can I drink water in Janmashtami fast?

Water helps in boosting up the body's metabolism and keeps you hydrated throughout the day. Also, water helps to keep your stomach full and neutralize all the acids. Therefore, it is essential to drink at least 5-6 liters of water if you are fasting this Janmashtami.

What should I wear on Janmashtami?

A skirt and top can also be a great idea for festival like Krishna Janmashtami. You can wear a desi long skirt with work and embroidery with western top or even a shirt. You can go for the heavy brocade or Banarasi fabric skirt and shirt look with a statement neckpiece.

How can I fast for Lord Krishna?

Rise early and take a bath

Wear fresh/clean clothes

Offer your prayers to the Sun god and other deities facing east

Do Sankalpa (take a pledge that you will sincerely keep the vrat)

Keep chanting the name of Shri Krishna

Maintain celibacy

Donate food to the needy

Can we eat egg in Krishna Janmashtami?

Avoid meat and eggs

Meat and non-vegetarian food is strictly not allowed as this festival's fast is sacred and auspicious rituals are involved. Therefore, one can't have meat or eggs, even garlic and onions are avoided.

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