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What was the date of Janmashtami in 1979?

What was the date of Janmashtami in 1979?

JANMASHTAMI Date / KRISHNA JANMASHTAMI Date List from 1960 to 1979 :

Year : Date : Weekday :
1976 August 18, 1976 Wednesday
1977 September 06, 1977 Tuesday
1978 August 26, 1978 Saturday
1979 August 15, 1979 Wednesday

What was the date of Janmashtami in 1978?

Date of Krishna Janmashtami in the year 1978 was 26 August.

What was the date of Janmashtami in 1975?

August 1975 Hindu Festival & Holidays

03 Sun Friendship Day , Kamika Ekadashi , Rohini Vrat
27 Wed Raksha Panchami
28 Thu Hal Shasti
29 Fri Kalashtami
30 Sat Krishna Janmashtami , Rohini Vrat

Why is Janmashtami important to people of Haryana?

Haryana: Cultural life. Janmasthami, the birthday of Krishna (an incarnation of the god Vishnu), is of special religious importance in Haryana because it was on a battlefield at Kurukshetra that Krishna is said to have delivered to the warrior Arjuna the teachings contained in the Bhagavadgita (a part….

When is the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in September?

Join Britannica’s Publishing Partner Program and our community of experts to gain a global audience for your work! Janmashtami, Hindu festival celebrating the birth ( janma) of the god Krishna on the eighth ( ashtami) day of the dark fortnight of the month of Bhadrapada (August–September).

Why is the number 8 important in Janmashtami?

The number eight has another significance in the Krishna legend in that he is the eighth child of his mother, Devaki. Youths trying to reach a prize during Janmashtami celebrations, Maharashtra, India.