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Shri Krishna Janmashtami

Glitter, glamour mark 'dahi-handi' celebrations in Mumbai

The 'dahi-handi' festivities started in a big way with govind groups attired in colourful attires.

Sep 03, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

Janmashtami: Watch this throwback video of Shah Rukh Khan celebrating Dahi Handi festival

Devotees observe fast, sing his songs and pray to the god with much gusto.

Sep 03, 2018, 11:24 AM IST

Janmashtami special recipe: This is how you can make coconut burfi at home

The day is also special as several delicacies are prepared at home for celebrating the birth of Thakur Ji.

Aug 31, 2018, 13:18 PM IST

Janmashtami special recipe: Learn how to make chef Sanjeev Kapoor style 'Mathura Ka Pedha' for Kanha ji at home—Watch

Janmashtami, also known as Gokulashtami in several parts of the world celebrates the birth of Lord Krishan—the eight avatar of god Vishnu.

Aug 31, 2018, 12:47 PM IST

Janmashtami 2017: Sudarsan Pattnaik's beautiful sand art Krishna will take you on a devotional trip

On the auspicious occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami, the renowned sand artist from Odisha, Sudarsan Pattnaik took to Twitter and shared the gorgeous tribute to the lord in the form of his sand sculpted Krishna.

Aug 14, 2017, 10:11 AM IST

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

Dahi Handi events in Dadar, Thane flout Supreme Court rule; human pyramids go beyond 20 feet

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that human pyramids can't go beyond 20 feet during the Dahi Handi festival on Krishna Janmashtami.

Aug 25, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

Security beefed up in Mathura for Krishna Janmashtami celebrations

Heavy police force would be deployed at the two main shrines -- Lord Krishna's birth place and Dwarkadhish temple.

Aug 25, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

Divine coincidence! After 5000 years, this 'shubh muhurat' occurs again on Krishna Janmashtami this year—FIND OUT

Shri Krishna Janmashtami is the day of celebration and immense happiness as the lord is welcomed home. It is also known as Krishnashtami, Saatam Aatham, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti, and Sree Jayanti. It is the day when Shri Krishna was born, as the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu.

Aug 23, 2016, 14:50 PM IST

Janmashtami special recipe: Mishri Makkhan

Learn how to make Mishri Makkhan recipe on Janmashtami.

Sep 05, 2015, 09:07 AM IST

Janmashtami special recipe: Singhare Ki Poori

On the auspicious day of Janmashtami, try making this mouth-watering recipe of 'Singhare Ki Poori' and relish the great taste it offers.

Sep 04, 2015, 09:49 AM IST

Janmashtami special recipe: Makhan Samosa

On the auspicious occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami, try out this amazing recipe of 'Makhan Samosa' at home. You will surely enjoy the festive day with this mouth-watering recipe. 

Sep 02, 2015, 09:53 AM IST

How India celebrates Shri Krishna Janmashtami

'Haathi Ghoda Palki Jai Kanhaiya Lal Ki'! 

You must have heard this many times!

Aug 29, 2015, 17:41 PM IST