Krishna Janmashtami is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. It is observed according to the Hindu lunisolar calendar, on the eighth day of the Krishna Paksha in Shraavana or Bhadrapad, which overlaps with August or September of the Gregorian calendar.
সকলকে জানাই শুভ জন্মাাষ্টমীর শুভেচ্ছা।
Observances: Fasting, praying
Celebrations: Dahi Handi (next day), kite-flying, fair, fasting, traditional sweet dishes etc
Date: Tuesday, 11 August, 2020
Also called: Krishnashtami, SaatamAatham, Gokulashtami, Yadukulashtami, Srikrishna Jayanti', Sree Jayanti
Type of holiday: Public holidays in Nepal, Religious holiday, Religious celebration
Featured in religions: Hinduism, Vaishnavism.