Ashtami Rohini or Sri Krishna Jayanthi is the celebration commemorating the avatar of Lord Krishna and thus the day is dedicated to Lord Krishna. Ashtami Rohini is also called Krishna Jayanti, Gokulashtami, Krishna Janmashtami, Janmashtami, Nandotsav etc.
Ashtami Rohini 2023 is on September 06, Wednesday
7 months and 1 day to go for the event
South Indian states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh celebrate Sri Krishna Jayanthi on September 06, however in North India Janmashtami is celebrated on September 06, 2023 Wednesday.
Children dressed as Lord Krishna on the occasion of Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Ashtami Rohini) celebration
When is Ashtami Rohini celebrated?
As the name suggests, Ashtami Rohini is celebrated when Rohini nakshatra prevails during the Ashtami Tithi of Krishna Paksha in the month of Shravan (Purnimantha) or Bhadrapada (Amantha) month as per the Hindu calendar. In Kerala, the Ashtami - Rohini combination in the month of Chingam as per the Malayalam calendar is considered as Sri Krishna Jayanthi.
Guruvayoor Temple in Kerala is famous for Ashtami Rohini celebration
Important Timings On Ashtami Rohini
|Sunrise||September 06, 2023 6:14 AM|
|Sunset||September 06, 2023 6:36 PM|
|Nishita Kaal Begins||September 07, 2023 12:02 AM|
|Nishita Kaal Ends||September 07, 2023 12:48 AM|
|Ashtami Tithi Begins||September 06, 2023 3:38 PM|
|Ashtami Tithi Ends||September 07, 2023 4:14 PM|
|Rohini Nakshatra Begins||September 06, 2023 9:20 AM|
|Rohini Nakshatra Ends||September 07, 2023 10:25 AM|
|Parana Time||September 07, 2023 6:14 AM|
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Ashtami Rohini festival dates between 2020 & 2030
|2020||Thursday, 10th of September|
|2021||Monday, 30th of August|
|2022||Thursday, 18th of August|
|2023||Wednesday, 6th of September|
|2024||Monday, 26th of August|
|2025||Sunday, 14th of September|
|2026||Friday, 4th of September|
|2027||Tuesday, 24th of August|
|2028||Monday, 11th of September|
|2029||Friday, 31st of August|
|2030||Tuesday, 20th of August|