Janmashtami Celebrations in Nepal

Nepal is the only Hindu kingdom in the world, however there is a harmonious blending of Hinduism and Buddhism. Situated between China in the north, and India in the south, it is one of the richest countries in terms of biodiversity. The country has a unique altitude variation and geographical position. Lord Krishna has a number of followers in Kathmandu, capital city of Nepal. On Krishna Janmashtami numerous devotees flock to the ancient Krishna temple in old Patan Durbar Square to welcome Lord Krishna's birth. Women chant names of the Lord,'Narayan, Narayan' and Gopal, Gopal'. Devotees sing hymns, offer flowers, food and coins.

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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