Monthly Archives: August 2016

Janmashtami – Dahi Handi Festival

        Come August and the festivities begin. Dahi Handi Celebrated in Savana month. This day commemorates the birth of Lord Krishna who is the eight incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Also called as Govinda in Maharashtra, or Gokulashtami in many other parts of the country this is a day when Lord Krishna is revered and worshipped. This year in 2016, the celebrations would be held on August 25. Usually the festival date is decided as per the cycle […]