Happy Janmashtami 2019, When is Janmashtami?

Happy Janmashtami 2019, When is Janmashtami?
Happy Janmashtami 2019, When is Janmashtami?

Happy Janmashtami 2019, When is Janmashtami?

Janmashtami is the main festival of Hindus. According to Hindu beliefs, Natkhat Nandlal, the eighth incarnation of Shri Hari Vishnu, the creator of the universe, i.e., the birthday of Shri Krishna, is celebrated as Shri Krishna Jayanti or Janmashtami. However, this time people are quite confused about the date of Krishna Janmashtami. People are confused about whether Janmashtami should be celebrated on 23 August or 24 August.

Happy Janmashtami 2019, When is Janmashtami?
Happy Janmashtami 2019, Janmashtami celebrates 23rd and 24th august


Actually, it is believed that Lord Krishna was born on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksha of Bhado month in Rohini Nakshatra. If we look at the date of Ashtami, then Janmashtami should be on 23 August, but if we consider Rohini Nakshatra, then Krishna Janmashtami should be on 24 August. Let us tell you that for some people, the importance of Ashtami Tithi is the highest, while some people celebrate Janmashtami only when it is Rohini Nakshatra.

When is Janmashtami?

Radha Krishna, Happy Janmashtami 2019
Radha Krishna, Happy Janmashtami 2019

According to the Hindu Panchang, Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated on the eighth day i.e. the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada month. According to the Gregorian calendar, Krishna Janmashtami falls every year in the month of August or September. Janmashtami will be celebrated on 23 August according to the date. At the same time, people who give priority to Rohini Nakshatra can celebrate Janmashtami on August 24.

Janmashtami date and auspicious time

Happy Janmashtami 2019 Radha Krishna
Happy Janmashtami 2019 Radha Krishna

Date of Birth: August 23 and August 24.
Ashtami Tithi starts: 08 August 09 minutes on 23 August 2019.
Ashtami date ends: 24 August 2019 till 08:32 in the morning.

Rohini Nakshatra starts: 03 August 48 in the morning of 24 August 2019.
Rohini Nakshatra ends: 25 August 2019 till 04:17 in the morning.

Parana of fast

According to experts, those observing fast on Janmashtami should observe fast after Ashtami Tithi and Rohini Nakshatra. If the combination of both is not possible, then observe the fast after the Ashtami or Rohini Nakshatra.

Importance of Janmashtami

Happy Janmashtami 2019 little Krishna
Happy Janmashtami 2019 little Krishna

Shri Krishna Janmashtami has special significance throughout India. It is one of the major festivals of Hindus. It is believed that Shri Hari Vishnu, the creator of the universe, took the eighth incarnation as Sri Krishna. All the states of the country celebrate this mahaparva in different ways. On this day, what children do all the old people fast throughout the day in the joy of the birth of their worshiper and sing the glory of Krishna. Throughout the day, bhajans and kirtans go on in homes and temples. At the same time, tableaux are taken out in temples and Shri Krishna Leela is staged in schools.

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