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Krishna Janmashtami: Lord Krishna's birth story in pictures

On the occasion of Lord Krishna birthday, let's take a look back in the history to know the birth story of Krishna.

Krishna Janmashtami is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna. Lord Krishna, the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu, was born to Devki and Vasudeo in Mathura and was raised by Yashoda and Nandbaba. The celebration takes place all around the country and in Krishna temples across the world. Let’s take a look back in the history to know the significance of the festival. (Image: News18 Creative)

Krishna Janmashtami is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Lord Krishna. Lord Krishna, the eighth avatar of Lord Vishnu, was born to Devki and Vasudeo in Mathura and was raised by Yashoda and Nandbaba. The celebration takes place all around the country and in Krishna temples across the world. Let’s take a look back in the history to know the significance of the festival. (Image: News18 Creative)

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First Published on Aug 11, 2020 02:37 pm
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