Celebrate Krishna Janmashtami with Manthan

This year, Janmashtami was a two-day celebration across the country. Manthan takes you all over the country to show you how Janmashtami was celebrated in different parts of India.

Manthan: Know all about Janmashtami

Janmashtami is the day that celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna.
Hindus across different parts in the country consider this day to be auspicious.

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Krishna Janmashtami

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami.

Short Janmashtami Statuses for Facebook and Whatsapp!

Short Janmashtami Statuses for Facebook and Whatsapp!

On the auspicious day of Krishna Janmashtami, you not only greet your family and friends but your virtual friends too.

Wish your family and friends with Janmashtmi text-SMS messages!

Wish your family and friends with Janmashtmi text-SMS messages!

The hindu festival of Janmashtami which is being celebrated on September 5 this year, fills the atmosphere with joy.

Mathura gears up for Krishna Janmashtami celebrations

Ahead of the joyful Krishna Janmashtami festivities starting on Friday, security has been beefed-up in and around Mathura with intensified frisking at bus and railway station.

Vice President Hamid Ansari greets people on Janmashtami

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday greeted the people on Janmashtami.

Janmashtami special: Five things Krishna loved!

Janmashtami special: Five things Krishna loved!

The effervescent ruler of hearts, the ultimate Lord of compassion – Shri Krishna – taught mankind how to lead a perfect life. He is indeed an inspiration to millions.

Janmashtami special recipe: Kesar Shrikhand

Janmashtami special recipe: Kesar Shrikhand

This Janmashtami prepare this easy to make recipe for Lord Krishna.

Ingredients:

1 kg curd

3/4 cup sugar

1 tsp milk

A few saffron (kesar) strands

Procedure:

Janmashtami special: How to dress up kids like Krishna

Janmashtami special: How to dress up kids like Krishna

Shri Krishna Janmashtami is just around the corner. It’s a moment of great joy as people gear up to welcome baby Krishna to their homes. The image of baby Krishna makes you forget all your sorrows and as you cherish every glimpse of his, you transcend to a different world altogether.

Interesting legends and tales

Lord Krishna’s life is associated with a lot of interesting events. He is one of the most popular divine heroes. Entertaining and instructive tales from his life fascinate readers across all ages and time.

Rasa Lila: The divine love-play

Rasa Lila took place on a beautiful night, when the ‘Gopis’ (milkmaids) of Vrindavan stealthily left their houses to go to the jungle on hearing the sweet sound of Lord Krishna’s flute.

Janamashtami and its unique rituals

Janmashtami is a festival that celebrates the birth of a tiny, little infant God who is born at midnight and expects nothing but love and a bit of care and tending.

Krishna, the perfect boyfriend

Krishna is said to have been born with all the 16 ‘kalas’ (characteristics) of Lord Vishnu, making him the Purna Avatar.

Krishna - The effervescent ruler of hearts

Krishna emphasized on living life joyfully by playing childlike pranks and making every moment worth cherishing.

Bollywood tunes hit Braj`s haveli sangeet

Once upon a time, temples in Braj, the land of Lord Krishna, reverberated with classical "Dhrupad" and "Haveli sangeet".

Govinda aala re! Celebs tweet Happy Janmashtami

Janmashtami – a festival synonymous with communal bonhomie, fervor and all-pervading joy, is being celebrated all across India today. People- irrespective of caste, creed and gender join in to celebrate this vibrant and incredibly bonding gala affair which commemorates the birth of Lord Krishna. Apart from the prayers that are offered in the Indian households, the Krishna followers perform dahi handi mahatsov at various places.

Krishna Janmashtami: Prayers, fasts, fervour grips Delhi

At ISKCON temple in south Delhi, the highlight of the festival was a 51-kg "Krishna cake" for devotees.

We need an honest Prime Minister: Baba Ramdev

On the second day of his fast on Friday, yoga guru Baba Ramdev demanded a strong Lokpal Bill to be passed in Parliament.

Now a mobile game on `Krishna Aur Kans`

Animated movie ‘Krishna Aur Kans’ has inspired a new mobile game, launched for the occasion of Janmashtami Friday.