Krishna Janmashtami

'Dahi Handi' celebrated with nationalistic flavour in Maharashtra

'Dahi Handi' celebrated with nationalistic flavour in Maharashtra

With the bar on heights of human pyramids relaxed by the Bombay High Court, the celebrations were organised with full gusto in Mumbai, Thane, Navi Mumbai, Palghar, Pune, Nashik, Kolhapur, Nagpur and other major cities.

Aug 15, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
Janmashtami: Make festive atmosphere melodious by singing these songs dedicated to Lord Krishna

Janmashtami: Make festive atmosphere melodious by singing these songs dedicated to Lord Krishna

To make the occasion even more joyous, we have listed some of the most famous songs dedicated to Lord Krishna from Hindi films.

Aug 10, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

Hundreds challenge human pyramid limits at Indian Hindu festival

India`s Supreme Court on Aug. 17 upheld a lower court`s decision banning youths under 18 from participating in the ritual and restricting the height of the human pyramid to 20 feet (6 m).

Aug 26, 2016, 05:42 AM IST
LIVE streaming: Krishna Janmashtami 2016 celebrations straight from ISKON Delhi – Watch here

LIVE streaming: Krishna Janmashtami 2016 celebrations straight from ISKON Delhi – Watch here

The festival of Janmashtami is being celebrated by Krishna lovers today across the globe. But, ISKON celebrations are followed by most of the devotees. So, in order to make this occasion more special for you, we bring to you the live streaming from the ISKON temple in New Delhi which showcases the enthusiasm and zeal of Krishna Janmashtami.

Aug 25, 2016, 16:42 PM IST
All you want to know about Krishna Janmashtami: Muhurat, puja vidhi and timings!

All you want to know about Krishna Janmashtami: Muhurat, puja vidhi and timings!

The festival is celebrated in different manners all over the world. In Maharashtra, the most famous ritual of this day is Dahi Handi. It highlights god's naughty shades. 

Aug 25, 2016, 14:54 PM IST

Heightened' Dahi Handi revelry continues despite court curb

Dahi Handi celebrations to mark Krishna Janmashtami got off to a colourful start in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra today, with some 'mandals' allegedly flouting the 20-foot ceiling for human pyramids mandated by the Supreme Court.

Aug 25, 2016, 13:21 PM IST
Janmashtami 2016: Send these devotional TEXT MESSAGES to your loved ones right away!

Janmashtami 2016: Send these devotional TEXT MESSAGES to your loved ones right away!

Today as the world celebrates Shri Krishna's birthday, famously known as Janmashtami, if you happen to be away from your loved ones, make sure you send them these amazingly devotional text messages to do the least. We have chalked out the best ones for you—so send these text messages to your family and friends, celebrating the festival of Shri Krishna's birth!

Aug 25, 2016, 13:10 PM IST
Govinda ala re! Bollywood wishes Happy Janmashtami to all—See inside

Govinda ala re! Bollywood wishes Happy Janmashtami to all—See inside

Shri Krishna's birthday which is celebrated across the globe as Janmashtami happens to be today and so all the Bollywood celebrities have taken to their social media handles for wishing everyone the same. Let's find out who said what on Shri Krishna's birthday via Twitter:

Aug 25, 2016, 12:46 PM IST
Janmashtami special: THESE devotional Krishna WhatsApp messages and SMS will make your day!

Janmashtami special: THESE devotional Krishna WhatsApp messages and SMS will make your day!

On the auspicious occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami, praying to the lotus feet lord and immersing yourself in complete devotion will not only make you feel closer to the divinity but also help y

Aug 19, 2016, 13:26 PM IST
5 things that you shouldn't do on Krishna Janmashtami!

5 things that you shouldn't do on Krishna Janmashtami!

5 things that one must keep in mind while commemorating Krishna's birth!

Aug 15, 2016, 20:18 PM IST