Janmashtami Celebration in Malaysia

Malaysia has a migrant population of nearly 2 million South Indians. There is a large number of Krishna devotees. Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia celebrates janmashtami on a large scale with nearly 5000 people lining the temple to see the worship. Dances, dramas, bhajans, spiritual discourses take place during the festival. The Indian community celebrates the festival as a day-long affair. lot of ceremonies take place, starting with bathing of Lord's Krishna's idol at midnight, followed by darshan and distribution of Prasad (sweetmeat). Temples resound with continuous chanting and hymns.

Krishna Janma Bhoomi Mandir

Mathura, the birth city of Bhagwan Krishna is situated on the banks of river Yamuna and is approximately 145 kms from the...

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Guruvayur Temple, Kerala

Situated approximately 33 kms from Thrissur, Guruvayur temple is one of the most famous temples of Lord Krishna in South India..

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Banke Bihari Mandir, Vrindavan

The twin city of Mathura and Vrindavan resound with the stories of Lord Krishna till date; located 15 kms from Mathura..

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Udupi Sri Krishna Temple, Karnataka

Situated approximately 60 kms from Mangalore, the Udupi Sri Krishna temple also known as Krishna Mutt...

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