Lord Krishna is worshipped on the day of Janmastami.

August 13, 2017 3:11am CST
Lord Krishna is worshipped all over the world by the Hindus on the day of Krishna Janmashtami. Lord Krishna is considered the 8th Avatar of God Vishnu, the preserver. Indians offer, fruits, flowers and sweets to the idols of Lord Krishna and offer the prashad to friends and neighbours. It is a very auspicious day.
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@vsai2008 (6032)
• India
13 Aug
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14 Aug
Thanks Sai, after fasting we give the puja pushpanjali, in the evening we have khichri and payasam that we offer to Lord Krishna.
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@vsai2008 (6032)
• India
14 Aug
@sathviksouvik We don't fast on this day, we do the Puja and go to temple :)
14 Aug
@vsai2008 Thanks Sai, Lord Krishna is worshipped all over the world. I read the Bhagvat Gita regularly.
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@mandala100 (17812)
• Hong Kong
13 Aug
@sathviksouvik Thank you for this important information regarding religious observance of the Krishna Janmashtami my friend. What is "prashad" my friend? Thank you.
14 Aug
Thanks Peter, prasad is the fruits or sweets that we offer to Lord Krishna. We offer them in plates.
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@mandala100 (17812)
• Hong Kong
14 Aug
@sathviksouvikOk thank you for the explanation my friend. Any kind of fruits or sweets can be offered my friend or there are only certain kind of fruits or sweets? Thank you my friend.
14 Aug
@mandala100 thanks Peter, devotees offer whatever fruits are available presently, for example in Kolkata during this time devotees offer bananas, apples, guavas, these are easily available.
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@ilocosboy (22347)
• Philippines
13 Aug
Hope more blessings will come to you.
14 Aug
Thanks Ilocosboy, happy janmashtami to you and family also.
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@spaceseed (2727)
• India
13 Aug
Happy janamashtami
14 Aug
Happy janmashtami to you and family as well.