Krishnastami, Lord Krishna’s birthday
9 August 2012
Krishnashtami is the birthday of Lord Krishna the hero of the Hindu epic Mahabharata.
Devotees ﬂock to the ancient Krishna temple in Patan Durbar Square to worship and receive blessings. It is celebrated across the country at the temples of lord Krisna. In Kathmandu, decorated statues and pictures of Lord Krishna are displayed at many places.
Places to Observe:
Krishna’s Temples and Patan Durbar Square