Birthday of Lord Krishna

In the capital thousand of men, women and children joined the historical Janmashtami rally and procession brought out from Dhakeswari Temple in Old Dhaka. Hindus community celebrates Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna. The days aimed festivity and religious fervor across the country.

Dhaka September 2010.Six month Krishna is sleeping, he joins the historical Janmashtami rally with his parents, the rally brought out from Dhakeswari Temple in Old Dhaka. Copy Right: Monirul Alam

According to the Hindu faith, Krishna, the incarnation of God, descended to this world some 5,500 years ago with a vow to establish love, truth and justice. Devotees on this day celebrate his birth on earth.