Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami Puja Muhurat

  • 5246th Birth Anniversary of Lord Krishna
    Krishna Janmashtami on Saturday, August 24, 2019
    Nishita Puja Time – 23:48 to 00:35
    Duration – 00 Hours 47 Mins
  • Parana as per Dharma Shastra
    Parana Time – After 06:01, Aug 25
    On Parana Day Ashtami Tithi and Rohini Nakshatra got over before Sunrise
  • Parana as per modern tradition in society
    Parana Time – After 00:35, Aug 25
    at many places in India, Parana is done after Nishita i.e. Hindu midnight

Krishna janmashtami date :- 24th Aug-19 (Saturday)

Janmashtami – Janmashtami, or ‘Krishna Janmashtami’, praises the introduction of Sri Krishna in India as well as celebrated in nations like Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Fiji, USA, Caribbean Islands, and so on.

More often than not, Krishna Janmashtami is recorded on two back to back days. The first is for Smarta Sampradaya and other one is for Vaishanava Sampradaya. Vaishanava Sampradaya date is the last one. A solitary date for Janmashtami implies that both Sampradaya would watch Janmashtami on a similar date.

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness, usually known as ISKCON is established on the standards of Vaishnava conventions and most supporters of the ISKCON are the devotees of Vaishnavism.

With all due regard, ISKCON is a standout among the most marketed and worldwide religious foundations which burn through cash and assets to advance ISKCON brand and ISKCON culture. In North India a great many people watch Janmashtami on the day picked by ISKCON. Many individuals who are not the supporters of Vaishnavism don’t comprehend that ISKCON customs are unique and the most fitting day to watch Janmashtami fasting won’t not be same as that of ISKCON.

Step by step instructions to Celebrate Janmashtami

To observe Krishna Janmashtami, aficionados watch fasting at an early stage and keep fasting till the promising time of infant Krishna’s introduction to the world arrives. At that point they bathe the baby Krishna and embellish him with new garments and adornments, and shake him in a support. This is trailed by formal ‘puja’, “aarti” and an entire collection of reverential melodies and move exhibitions. Janmashtami “prasad” is offered to the symbol of infant Krishna and fans break their quick in the wake of sharing of this heavenly nourishment.

The festival of Janmashtami still goes ahead with a similar enthusiasm, adhering to the conventions of sanctioning scenes from Lord Krishna’s life which are ordinarily fun and fun loving minutes. Profound commitment and happiness and solid feeling of solidarity is at the core of Janmashtami festivity. By and large, ‘Rasa Lila’ is performed all over the place, wherein the life and occasions of Lord Krishna’s young days and his sentiment with gopis or enthusiasts is delineated to the cadence of move and music. ‘Dahi-handi’, wherein young men scale a human pyramid to break a pot loaded with a creation of drain, yogurt, spread, nectar and dry natural products, is the most prevalent of traditions took after on Krishna Janmashtami. Rivalries are held and prizes given as it tests one’s boldness and steadiness on Janmashtami. Plays are sorted out around Lord Krishna and Radha, and customary moves performed.


  • Mid Night Moment – 00:11
    Chandrodaya Moment – 00:36 Krishna Dashami
  • Ashtami Tithi Begins – 08:09 on Aug 23, 2019
    Ashtami Tithi Ends – 08:32 on Aug 24, 2019
  • Rohini Nakshatra Begins – 03:48 on Aug 24, 2019
    Rohini Nakshatra Ends – 04:17 on Aug 25, 2019

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