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

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.

Sep 11, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

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.

Sep 05, 2015, 11:39 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Krishna Janmashtami

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

Sep 05, 2015, 10:43 AM IST
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.

Sep 04, 2015, 19:55 PM IST
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.

Sep 04, 2015, 19:43 PM IST

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.

Sep 04, 2015, 15:11 PM IST

Vice President Hamid Ansari greets people on Janmashtami

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

Sep 04, 2015, 11:48 AM IST
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.

Sep 02, 2015, 12:50 PM IST
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

Aug 31, 2015, 09:04 AM IST
Janmashtami special: Here’s how you can make your kid look like Shri Krishna!​

Janmashtami special: Here’s how you can make your kid look like Shri 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.

Aug 21, 2015, 15:46 PM IST