Krishna Janmashtami is a popular Hindu festival, celebrated around the world. On this day, the Lord Krishna was born. It is one of the most celebrated Hindu festivals in India and around the world. A large number of people visits favourite places of Lord Krishna, such as Dwarka (Gujarat), Mathura (Uttar Pradesh), Vrundavan (Uttar Pradesh), and a few other places. ISKCON is a popular temple where all people gathers to worship the Lord Krishna.

In this article, we have provided information on when is Krishna Janmashtami in 2016, 2017.

Krishna Janmashtami
Krishna Janmashtami

When Is Krishna Janmashtami In 2016, 2017, Krishna Janmashtami 2016 Date

Krishna Janmashtami 2016 Date

  • Question: When is Krishna Janmashtami 2016?
  • Answer: Krishna Janmashtami 2016 date is August 25, 2016 Thursday

Krishna Janmashtami 2017 Date

  • Question: When is Krishna Janmashtami 2017?
  • Answer: Krishna Janmashtami 2017 date is August 15, 2016 Tuesday

Krishna Janmashtami 2018 Date

  • Question: When is Krishna Janmashtami 2018?
  • Answer: Krishna Janmashtami 2018 date is September 03, 2016 Monday

Best Cities For Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations


  • Mumbai
  • Pune
  • Thane
  • Nashik
  • Kolhapur
  • Nagpur
  • Navi Mumbai


  • Ahmedabad
  • Rajkot
  • Bhavnagar
  • Surat
  • Vadodara (Baroda)


  • New Delhi


  • Jaipur
  • Jodhpur
  • Kota
  • Bikaner
  • Udaipur
  • Alwar
  • Pushkar


  • Bangalore
  • Mysore


  • Hyderabad
  • Warangal
  • Secunderabad

Andhra Pradesh

  • Visakhapatnam
  • Vijaywada
  • Guntur
  • Nellore
  • Tirupati

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About Krishna Janmashtami

The Lord Krishna was born on 8th day of the Krishnapaksha or dark fortnight in the month of Shravan. This auspicious day is now celebrated as Janmashtami or Krishna Janmashtami. A few Western scholars have also accepted that the Lord Krishna was lived on the earth between 3200 and 3100 BC.

Celebrated in Many Countries

Krishna Janmashtami is widely celebrated in many countries where NRIs are living in large numbers, such as Fiji, United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, France, and a few other countries.

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Article Title: When Is Krishna Janmashtami In 2016, 2017, Krishna Janmashtami 2016 Date
Article first published on August 17, 2016.

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