Puri's Srimandir closed for devotees on Janmashtami

Late in the night, birth of Lord Krishna and a complex set of rituals were observed by servitors in the shrine.

published on : 31st August 2021

Shyam, Our Little Krishna: Devdutt Pattanaik's Janmashtami gift for children

Designed in an accessible format, this book will help parents introduce their child to stories about Krishna and also act as an ideal engagement for bedtime reading.

published on : 29th August 2021

Gujarat: Relaxation in night curfew time during Janmashtami, Ganesh festivals

Besides, traditional Janmashtami processions will be allowed with a limited number of participants on August 30, officials said.

published on : 25th August 2021

COVID-19: Centre advises states to curb mass gatherings in view of upcoming festivals

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan expressed concerns over upcoming festivals like Muharram, Onam, Ganesh Chaturthi, Janmashtami and Durga Puja, where large public gatherings are expected.

published on : 5th August 2021