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 2020 is on September 10, Thursday
26 days to go for the event
South Indian states of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh celebrate Sri Krishna Jayanthi on September 10, however in North India Janmashtami is celebrated on August 11, 2020 Tuesday.
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 10, 2020 6:15 AM|
|Sunset||September 10, 2020 6:31 PM|
|Nishita Kaal Begins||September 11, 2020 12:00 AM|
|Nishita Kaal Ends||September 11, 2020 12:47 AM|
|Ashtami Tithi Begins||August 11, 2020 9:07 AM|
|Ashtami Tithi Ends||August 12, 2020 11:16 AM|
|Rohini Nakshatra Begins||September 09, 2020 11:15 AM|
|Rohini Nakshatra Ends||September 10, 2020 1:39 PM|
|Parana Time||September 11, 2020 6:16 AM|
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Ramayana Month Offers
Ashtami Rohini festival dates between 2017 & 2027
|2017||Wednesday, 13th of September|
|2018||Sunday, 2nd of September|
|2019||Friday, 23rd of August|
|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|