The festival celebrated on Tuesday night in all 36 Mahamaya temples of the state, including Raipur
Janmashtami is being celebrated 2 days this time due to the change of dates. Janmashtami was celebrated on Tuesday in 36 Mahamaya temples of Chhattisgarh, including Raipur. The birth anniversary of Shri Krishna as well as his sister Goddess Yogmaya was also celebrated here. However, Janmashtami will be celebrated on Wednesday in Radha-Krishna temples across the state. In fact, in most of the temples, only the birth anniversary of Krishna is celebrated. There is a tradition of celebrating the birth anniversary of Krishnaji as well as his elder sister Yogmaya in the Mahamaya temple. The tradition was also celebrated at the temple on Tuesday. Mother Mahamaya was specially decorated as Yogamaya. Earlier, he was anointed and worshiped Shodashopchar. Special puja-archana started from 10 o'clock at night which ended with Maha Aarti at 11.30. The celebration of the birth of Bal Gopal was celebrated with pomp at midnight i.e. 12 pm. The priest of the temple Pt. Manoj Shukla told that every year the birth celebration of Lord Krishna and his sister is celebrated. Devotees could not attend the festival this time due to the transition of Kovid-19. The temple priests and some people performed the entire puja together. Bhajan-kirtan was also performed.
The celebrations of the birth of Shri Krishna will be celebrated today in these temples of the city,
Mahant Dr. Ramsundar Das said that the midnight celebration of Lord Krishna will be celebrated on Wednesday midnight. On this occasion, the gold decoration of Lord Balaji will be done. The monastery has a tradition of celebrating Janmashtami for 4 days. Devotees will be able to see God on all four days.
ISKCON Temple, Tatibandh
President HH Siddharth Swamy and Rajesh Aggarwal informed that special decoration of the temple has been done for Janmashtami. There will be a Kirtan called Hari from 10 am to 10 pm. Sevadars and devotees will join wearing masks.
Gokul Temple, Budhapara
Trustee Jayesh Shah said that the birth anniversary would be celebrated in the presence of a few devotees, including priests and sevadars. In view of the transition of Kovid 19, all programs will be conducted with simplicity. However, the festivities will be conducted with the same enthusiasm.
The Governor, CM and the Speaker extended their greetings to
Governor Anusuiya Uike, CM Bhupesh Baghel, Speaker Dr. Charandas Mahant and Leader of Opposition Dharamlal Kaushik have greeted the people of Janmashtami. CM Baghel has wished for happiness, prosperity and prosperity of the people of the country. He said that the pastimes of Shri Krishna teach us to live in different circumstances. His teachings are relevant to every circumstance in life. Sri Krishna has taught not to worry about the fruit but to act.
Religious history ... Goddess Yogmaya was born under these circumstances,
when Devaki gave birth to Krishna, then there was a voice in the sky that the child should be taken to Nandababa's house. In the middle of the night, Vasudev kept Krishna in Tokni and crossed the Jamuna river to Gokul. During this time, the sentinels of imprisonment from Yogamaya's maya fell asleep. Vasudeva returns Krishna to Gokul and comes back to prison with Yogamaya. Kansa finds out that an infant has been born from Devaki's womb, so he comes to kill him in imprisonment. Seeing the girl instead of the boy, he became angry and as soon as he wanted to kill him, Yogmaya warned him while going through the skyway - wicked Kansa! Your time has been born ...