Jamnashtami celebrated in Kerala

Last Updated: Sunday, August 21, 2011 - 18:32

Thiruvananthapuram: Janmashtami was celebrated on Sunday across Kerala with traditional religious fervour and spirit.

Heavy rush of devotees was witnessed at major temples including Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple here and Sree Krishna temple at Guruvayur.

`Shobha Yatras`, organised by various Hindu outfits, were also held across the state. A huge crowd of people watched Shobha Yatra held in the state capital.

Children dressed as `Krishna` and `Gopikas` and floats depicting different incidents in the life of Lord Krishna were the highlights of the yatra.

`Uriyadi` was also held at various places as part of the celebrations.


First Published: Sunday, August 21, 2011 - 18:32

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