Celebration of Janmashtami, Lord Krishna's Birthday
9:00 - 10:30 AM & 10:00 PM - Midnight
This day in the Indian lunar calendar is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Krishna.
Celebration Programs streamed via Ananda Ashram Live on Facebook:
9:00 AM Fire Ceremony & Meditation
10:00-10:25 AM Sanskrit Mantra to Shri Krishna
10:00 PM – Midnight:
Kirtan with Krishna Devi
Bhajans with Deepak Kumar
Tabla Accompaniment by Naren Budhakar
Kathak Dance by Pandit S.N. Charka
Midnight celebration of Lord Krishna's birth
Above evening celebration program is preceded by Fire Ceremony, Meditation, Sanskrit hymn and Readings, beginning at 7:00 PM (not streamed).