Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2022 Wishes Images: Happy Janmashtami! (Express photo by Pavan Khengre; designed by Angshuman Maity)
Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2022 Wishes Status, Images, Quotes, Messages: Krishna Janmashtami, or simply Janmashtami, which celebrates the birth of God Krishna, is celebrated with much enthusiasm across the country. This year, Janmashtami will be celebrated on August 18 and 19, according to Drik Panchang.
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Janmashtami is celebrated on the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha in the month of Shraavana of Bhadrapad. According to Indian mythology, Lord Krishna is believed to be the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu, who was born in the Dvapara Yuga. According to legend, he was born to Devaki and Vasudeva and was destined to save others from the wrath of his uncle, King Kansa.
On this auspicious day, devotees gather to enact dance dramas based on the life of Krishna. Many even sing devotional songs and hymns of praise. Some even fast through the day. Among other places, Mathura and Vrindavan are marked with joyous celebrations.