Krishna Janmashtami is a Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the god Vishnu. It is celebrated on the eighth day of the Hindu month of Bhadrava (Bhadrapada), which is usually in August or September. In the table below, you will find when Janmashtami is official marked and celebrated in India over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Thursday September 2 Janmashtami
2011
Monday August 22 Janmashtami
2012
Friday August 10 Janmashtami
2013
Wednesday August 28 Janmashtami
2014
Monday August 18 Janmashtami
2015
Saturday September 5 Janmashtami
2016
Thursday August 25 Janmashtami
2017
Tuesday August 15 Janmashtami
2018
Monday September 3 Janmashtami
2019
Saturday August 24 Janmashtami
2020
Wednesday August 12 Janmashtami
2021
Monday August 30 Janmashtami
2022
Friday August 19 Janmashtami
2023
Thursday September 7 Janmashtami
2024
Monday August 26 Janmashtami
2025
Saturday August 16 Janmashtami

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