28th August 2013, Wednesday is SREEKRISHNA JAYANTHI….. The DIVINE Birth of “SREEKRISHNA BHAGAWAN”-the 8th incarnation of Lord MAHAVISHNU….
Krishna Janmashtami festival is observed on the eighth day, Ashtami tithi, of the dark half in the month of Shravana on the day of Rohini nakshatra (star) . Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated for two days. The first day is known as “Krishnashtami” and the second day is known as “Kalashtami”. Sri Krishna Janmashtami is known by various names such as Krishnashtami, Gokulashtami, Saatam Aatham, Ashtami Rohini, Sri Krishna Jayanti and Sree Jayanthi.
इस जन्माष्टमी पर श्रीकृष्ण आपके घर आये;
और माखन, मिश्री के साथ आपके सारे दुःख और कष्ट ले जायें।
Love that is shared is a beautiful thing
Life becomes richer with the joy it can bring.
It uplifts the spirits to heights that are new
When you love somebody as I love you.