Krishna Janmashtami 2019
What is the birthday of Lord Krishna in 2019?
What should we do on Krishna Janmashtami?
Hindus celebrate Janmashtami by fasting, singing, praying together, preparing and sharing special food, night vigils and visiting Krishna or Vishnu temples. Major Krishna temples organize recitation of ”Bhagavata Purana and Bhagavad Gita. Many communities organize dance-drama events called Rasa Lila or Krishna Lila.
How can I date janmashtami 2019?
When is Krishna Janmashtami in 2019? This year, Krishna Janmashtami falls on 24 August, on Saturday. It is celebrated on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksh, or the 8th day of the fortnight in the month of Bhadrapada in the Hindu calendar.
Is there a holiday on Janmashtami?
Janmashtami is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.