JAI SHREE KRISHNA
The sacred Hindu festival, Janmashtami or Gokul Ashtami commemorates the birth of the supreme Hindu God Lord Krishna, more than five thousand years ago in India. With the Hindu month of Shravana (mid Aug - mid Sept.) The temples of Vrindavan, where He was born, witness an extravagant and colorful celebration. On this occasion. Raslila is performed to recreate incidents from the life of Krishna and to commemorate his love for Radha. The idol of the infant Krishna is bathed at midnight and is placed in a cradle. Devotional songs and dances mark the celebration of this festive occasion all over Northern India. Lord Krishna's birth anniversary is the festival of Janmashtami.
HAPPY JANMASHTMI to all FC members!
In every living being,
And in the depth of your heart;
He is there….everywhere.
May he shower his blessings on you,
And treat you ever with his loving care!