Krishna Janmashtami this year

 How is Janmashtami celebrated?

The festival of Janmashtami is celebrated with great pomp across the country. On this day, the beautiful makeup of Lord Krishna is done and tableaux are taken out at many places. The special beauty of this festival is seen in Mathura-Vrindavan, the birthplace of Lord Krishna. People from all over the country come here to see the beautiful sight of Krishna Janmashtami. There is also a tradition of swinging the child form of Lord Krishna on this day. On Janmashtami, fast is kept for the whole day and the fast is broken after worshipping Krishna at 12 o'clock in the night.

Krishna Janmashtami: This Janmashtami, if you want to make your child Krishna by wearing Kanha's dress, crown, jewelery and giving flute in hand, then we have some tips for you.

New Delhi :

 Krishna Janmashtami: As soon as Rakshabandhan passes, people eagerly wait for Janmashtami 2021. This year Shri Krishna Janmashtami is on Monday, August 30. This day of the birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great pomp. On this day, beautiful tableaux of Bal Gopal are decorated with small toys in homes.

 On this day, along with children, elders are also very excited and if there is a small child in the house, then this excitement increases, because on this day everyone wants to see their child in the form of Krishna. People make children into Krishna by wearing Kanha's dress, crown, jewellery and giving them a flute in their hand. If you want to make your child Krishna this time. So, you can wear the trending dress, crown and jewellery in Janmashtami. Dress for Janmashtmi 2021is very important thing.

White and yellow dhoti

Many different designs of clothes with Krishna look are available for children in the markets held on the occasion of Janmashtami. You can buy a trending yellow or white dhoti for your child. The golden coloured border looks very nice in these dhotis. When your child wears it, he will look even more cute.


Dhoti-kurta set in trend

If you do not want your child to wear only dhoti, then you can buy and wear a set of dhoti-kurta which is going on in the trend. You will easily get this set online as well. In this, you will also find many more options like Peacock Feather Printed Set, Hare Ram Hare Krishna Print Set.



Jewelry is also needed for the form of Lord Krishna. In view of this, many types of beautiful ornaments are found in the markets. If you want, you can buy pearl costume jewelry i.e. pearl necklaces, armlets, waistbands, earrings and bracelets. It looks good on every outfit.

Crown and flute

To make the child Krishna, peacock feathers, flute and crown are very important along with the dress. Various types of beautiful flutes and peacock crowns are found on the occasion of Janmashtami. Wearing a dress, peacock crown and carrying a flute in hand, your child will look like a tiny Kanhaiya.

These are some of the most sought-after dresses for Janmashtmi this year.

Janmashtami celebrations: Devotees started pouring in temples since morning, PM Modi and President gave best wishes

Today Janmashtami is celebrated in the country and the world. Lord Krishna was born on the day of Janmashtami. Lord Krishna is considered the 8th incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Since morning there is an influx of devotees in the temples.


The festival of Janmashtami is being celebrated with pomp across the country today. Devotees are reaching the temple since morning to have darshan of Lord Krishna. Morning aarti was performed at Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple in Mathura. At the same time, crowds of devotees are gathering in the ISKCON temple of Noida since morning. Lord Krishna was born on the day of Janmashtami. Lord Krishna is considered the 8th incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Although, this time due to the corona epidemic, Dahi Handi programs are not being held, but people are reaching the temples to have darshan of Shri Krishna. Devotees are being instructed to follow the Corona guidelines outside the temples. It is mandatory to wear a mask and follow social distancing before going to the temples.


On the occasion of Janmashtami, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also tweeted and greeted the countrymen. The PM wrote, "Many wishes to all of you on Janmashtami. Long live Shri Krishna!'

President wishes

On the occasion of Janmashtami, President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted, "Heartfelt greetings to all the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami. This festival is an opportunity to learn about the life story of Lord Shri Krishna and dedicate ourselves to his messages. May this festival bring happiness, health and prosperity in everyone's life."


Amit Shah wishes

Home Minister Amit Shah wrote on Janmashtami, "Wishing all the countrymen on the holy festival of Shri Krishna Janmashtami. Jai Shri Krishna!"

 Muhurta of worship in Krishnashtmi 2021:

The Muhurta of Janmashtami Puja will be from 12 noon to 12.44 pm. Ashtami Tithi will end on 31st August at 1.59 pm. Moonrise will be at 11.35 pm. The end of Rohini Nakshatra will be on 31st August at 09.44 am. Those who observe Janmashtami fast on the next day can break the fast after 09.44 am on 31st August and those who break the fast after Krishna Puja on the same day can take food after 12.44 pm. (Aarti of Kunjbihari, of Shri Giridhar Krishna Murari)

Important Items of Krishna Janmashtami Puja 2021:

A clean chowki, yellow or red colored cloth, cucumber, honey, milk, curd, panchamrit, idol of child Krishna, sandalwood, Akshat, Gangajal, incense, lamp, incense sticks, butter, sugar candy, Basil leaves and bhog ingredients.

Krishna Janmashtami Muhurta 2021 in other cities:

• Pune 12:12 AM to 12:58 AM, Aug 31

• New Delhi 11:59 PM to 12:44 AM, August 31

• Chennai 11:46 PM to 12:33 AM, August 31

• Jaipur 12:05 AM to 12:50 AM, August 31

• Hyderabad 11:54 PM to 12:40 AM, August 31

• Gurugram 12:00 AM, to 12:45 AM, Aug 31

• Chandigarh 12:01 AM, to 12:46 AM, Aug 31

• Kolkata 11:14 PM to 12:02 AM, August 31

• Mumbai 12:16 AM, to 01:02 AM, Aug 31

• Bengaluru 11:57 PM to 12:43 AM, August 31

• Ahmedabad 12:18 AM, to 01:03 AM, Aug 31

• Noida 11:59 PM to 12:44 AM, August 31

Janmashtami Puja 2021 Method:

On the morning of Janmashtami, take a bath and salute all the deities and sit in the temple facing east or north.

After this, take some water and some flowers in hand and take a vow of fast and worship Bal Gopal by law. Then in the afternoon, after mixing black sesame in water, take bath once again and build a maternity house for Devaki ji. Do it. Lay a bed in this sutika house and install a urn on it.

Then worship by taking the names of Devaki, Vasudev, Baldev, Nand, Yashoda and Lakshmi ji. Now take a bath before 12 o'clock in the night to perform the main worship of Janmashtami. In the temple of the house or in any clean place, spread a red cloth on a post and install the idol of Lord Krishna on it.