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Happy Janmashtami 2015: Wishes, Messages, SMS, Quotes To Send To Friends and Family

India celebrates Janmashtami on Saturday, 5 September this year. The auspicious festival is rejoiced to mark the birth of Lord Krishna. The highlight of Janmashtami is the ‘Dahi Handi’ celebration. It is a fun-filled event where an earthen pot filled with buttermilk is placed at a particular height. Then, a human pyramid is formed to break the earthen pot. This ...

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Krishna Janmashtami Today: Mumbai, Pune Gear up to Thousands of ‘Dahi Handi’ Events

Hindus all over India and abroad woke up on Sunday to celebrate for Krishna Janmashtami or Krishnashtami or Gokulashtami, the annaul birth celebration of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. The festival, which falls on the eighth day (Ashtami) of the Krishna Paksha (second fortnight) of the month of Shraavana (August–September) in the Hindu calendar, is filled with dances and ...

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