Krishna Janmashtami — the Day of Krishna

Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Krishna Janmashthami) — Day of Krishna — is significant Vedic festival that is celebrated widely in India and is popular (even though religion).

Krishna is the absolute value of life, which is at the heart of the universe outside of everything. The Vedas say Sri Krishna the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the cause of all causes. One of the translations in the language of Sanskrit means "all-attractive┬╗.

Vyasadeva, sage and enlightened vision of the greatest historians of antiquity, witnessed the growth of wickedness in the families of those who ruled men was about five thousand years ago. It was then that Krishna had come to remind man of the true values ??of life and lifestyle. He restored the one in direct contact with the transcendent Being, which alone can give completeness to every aspect of life. This is the teaching of the eternal truth, given by Krishna to Arjuna in the Bhagavad Gita.

Gradually, this doctrine has been forgotten, thousands of years later, even the principle of Genesis was obscured by false beliefs which glorify only relative aspects of life. "Large amount of time — says Krishna — that's the reason for this loss of wisdom┬╗.

Krishna appeared in Ashtami (8 th lunar day), when the Chandra (Moon) has been decreasing. When the time of his birth, all the planets have occupied the most favorable position. At this point throughout establish a favorable atmosphere for peace and prosperity. In the sky were seen favorable signs, and reigned in the land of people happy. Krishna, though the source of the material creation, He never comes into contact with matter and is in his original spiritual body composed of eternity, knowledge and bliss.