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Janmashtami 2020

The festival marks the birth anniversary of Krishna.

August 12, 2020

Children dressed as Lord Krishna at Durgiana Temple on the occasion of the Krishna Janmashtami festival, in Amritsar.

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Children dressed as Lord Krishna on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami festival, at their residence in Jammu.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal perform 'Abhishek' on the idols of Krishna and Radha at ISKCON Temple, on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami, in New Delhi.

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A child dressed as Lord Krishna poses for a photograph in the backdrop of Taj Mahal, on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami festival, in Agra.

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A girl dressed as Goddess Radha arrives at Birla Mandir on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami festival, in New Delhi.

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An illuminated view of Birla Mandir on Krishna Janmashtami festival, in New Delhi.

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A boy wearing a face mask breaks an earthen pot (Dahi Handi) on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami festival, in Mumbai.

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Devotees perform on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami, at Gaudiya Mission in Kolkata.

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A boy dressed as Krishna wears a mask as a precaution against the coronavirus during Janmashtami festival celebrations in Mumbai.

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Children dressed as Lord Krishna and Radha break an earthen pot on the occasion of Janmashtami (Dahi Handi), at Dadar in Mumbai.

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A child wearing a face mask and dressed as Lord Krishna breaks an earthen pot on the occasion of Janmashtami (Dahi Handi), at Dadar in Mumbai. Owing to COVID-19 crisis, Dahi Handi festivities in Maharashtra were subdued as mandals opted for a low-key celebration.

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Priests shower flower petals on idols of Lord Krishna and Radha during Janmashtami celebrations at the Hare Krishna Temple, in Ahmedabad.

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Children dressed as Lord Krishna break an earthen pot on the occasion of Janmashtami (Dahi Handi), in Mumbai.

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A boy gets into playful mood in the middle of getting dressed as Krishna as he along-with a girl dressed as Krishna's consort Radha get ready for Janmashtami festival celebrations at a residential apartment in Hyderabad.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath offers prayers on Janmashtami at Gorakhnath Temple.

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A boy dressed as Krishna and a girl dressed as Krishna's consort Radha play as they get ready for Janmashtami festival celebrations at a residential apartment in Hyderabad.

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A priest performs 'abhishek' on the occasion of Janmashtami festival, at a temple in Mathura.

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A child dressed as Lord Krishna on the eve of Krishna Janmashtami celebrations, in Amritsar.

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A temple is illuminated on the eve of Krishna Janmashtami festival, in Amritsar.

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A devotee standing outside the Laxmi Narayan Birla Temple offer prayers on the occasion of Krishan Janmashtmi, in New Delhi.

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