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.

Janmashtami festival: Starry line up at dahi handi celebration in Mumbai

The stage is set to celebrate Lord Krishna’s birthday – Janmashtami in Mumbai with fervor and pomp. Bollywood stars are expected to grace Janmashtami celebrations being organised at Worli`s Jamboree maidan.