1. The birth anniversary of Lord Krishna is marked as Janmashtami.
2. It is also called Krishna Jayanti or Gokulashtami.
3. The festival usually occurs in August.
4. This festival is celebrated in the Ashtami of Krishna Paksha.
5. Lord Krishna is the 8th incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
6. It is a joyful festival for the Hindus.
7. Many people do fasting on this day.
8. People also visit temples to seek blessings from Lord Krishna.
9. Many dramas and plays are also performed, known as Krishna Leela.
10. The festival is celebrated with great pomp and show among Hindus.