Festival

Krishna Janmasathami

Krishna Janmashtami in Nepali is a festival observing the birthday of lord Krishna.  This festival is also known as Krishnashtami, Saatam Aaatham, Gokulashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Srikrishna Jayanti.

When is Krishna Janmasthami

Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated on Asthami tithi, the eighth day of the dark half or Krishna Paksha of the month of Bhadra in the Nepali calendar of Bikram Sambat.  The festival falls in August-September of English Calendar.  This year Krishna Janmasthami is on Bhadra 9, 2073. (25 August 2016)