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Janmashtami - The Birth of Lord Shri Krishna

Krishna Janmashtami 2024

Janmashtami or Krishnashtami commemorates the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna. It is on this auspicious day Lord Krishna made an advent towards His earthly abode, thus to shower his blessings onto human kind as well to eradicate any form of evils dominating the land. Thus His divine advent on to this earth truly made things merrier and happier. Love seemed to prevail everywhere and amongst everyone. Thus to know thoroughly about Lord Krishna and His life go through these relevant links below and be sure to enhance your knowledge. You can also download Janmashtami wallpapers, screensavers and many more. The Krishna bhajans, wishes, quotes, stories are sure to enchant you to the core.

On Wednesday, 6 September, Krishna Janmashtami 2024 will begin and end on Monday, 26 August.

More on Janmasthami

Janmashtami fast

It is on this auspicious occasion when devotees observe fast and offer puja to the Lord.

Janmashtami Wishes

Send these Janmastami wishes to your loved ones and wish for their wellbeing.

Decoration Ideas

Janmashtami is the season to decorate your home and provide a warm welcome to Lord Krishna.


Find out more about the celebration and about why Lord Krishna is so famous amongst the masses.

Janmashtami Greetings

Send Jamashtami cards to your near and dear ones. A range of janmastami e-cards to choose from.

Janmashtami Quotes

Browse through and try following these valuable words for they are bound to bring an aesthetical transformation in you .

Names of Krishna

With Janmashtami here again, it is an appropriate time for you to go through the sacred 108 names of Lord Krishna.


This organisation that is solely responsible for the widespread acknowledgment of this festival is ISKCON.

Krishna's Disappearance

According to some old traditional believes, it is been said that the birth of Lord Krishna was on purpose.

Krishna Rasa Leela

know more about the the origin Rasa Leela and what is the significance of this divine dance form.

Animated Wishes

Make your own Janmashtami animated wishes, share with your near and dear ones at the social sites like Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter and G+.

Crossword and Matching

TheHolidaySpot brings you a host of fun puzzle activities themed to Janmashtami to let you celebrate the occassion with greater merriment.

Gift Ideas

TheHolidaySpot provides you with assistive Janmashtami Gift Ideas to help you choose wonderful presents for your dear ones.

Craft Ideas

TheHolidaySpot brings you a whole lot of fabulous craft ideas to help you construct splendid Janmashtami gifts for your close ones.

Rituals and Customs

Go through this article to know more about the rituals and what kinds of traditions are observed with the celebration.

Decorative Items

So here is a collection of list of decorative items with which you can beautifully adorn your place render a sublime look.

Janmashtami Bhajan

Just go through these collections and choose which one to chant so that you are being able to lead a life of solace and prosperity.

Teachings of Krishna

TheHolidaySpot brings you an interesting article on what were the teachings of lord Krishna.

Janmashtami Puja Items

Just go through this page and see what you should require to make a proper, traditional worship on Janmashtami.


Download these Janmashtami themed screensavers and install them on your desktops and laptops and enhance the mood of festivity to a greater extent.

Around the world

TheHolidaySpot brings to you an informative account of Janmashtami festivities around the planet.

Janmashtami Stories

Here we bring you some of the popular legends and tales related to Janmashtami. Go through these interesting Janmashtami legends and stories.

Krishna Avatar

Lord Krishna is the eighth avatar of Vishnu and is one of the most widely revered deities in Hinduism.

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Happy Krishna Janmashtami