Ashtami Rohini | Krishna Janmashtami Celebration in Kerala | South India Tourism

Ashtami Rohini

Ashtami Rohini

Krishna Janmashtami-The Birthday of Lord Krishna

Krishna Janmashtami is celebrating everywhere in India. In Kerala also this particular day have its own importance.

Krishna Janmashtami which is locally known as Ashtami Rohini is celebrating as a birthday of Lord Krishna. In Kerala the Hindu People celebrates this particular day by preparing variety of food especially sweets & Butter. Kerala people observes fasting& praying on this day by offering new clothes to lord Krishna. They used to take fasting for the full day(till midnight) and break the fast at midnight (At midnight Krishna was born).Kerala people conducted musical events, dance programs, Fancy dress etc. in all Sree Krishna Temple.

In this year KRISHNA JANMASTAMI is going to be held on August 28 2015,(In Malayalam calendar in the month of Chingam- The month of August)