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Krishna Janmasthami

Janmashtami 2019: Top SMS, WhatsApp and Facebook messages for your loved ones

Janmasthami or Krishna Janmasthami marks the birthday of Lord Krishna, which is celebrated all across India with aplomb. It is one of the most important Hindu festivals that celebrate the birth of one of the most powerful human incarnations of the Lord Vishnu. As per the mythology, Krishna descended on earth around 5,200 years ago in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura. This year Janmasthami will be celebrated on August 24.

Aug 23, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

One killed, 40 hurt in Dahi-Handi revelry in Mahar

Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra erupted in a riot of colours and festivity to mark Janmasthami`s popular Dahi-Handi celebrations Friday.

Aug 10, 2012, 16:08 PM IST