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Krishna Janmashtami (Lord Krishna's birthday) is celebrated with pomp and merriment everywhere. One of the most prominent Hindu festivals, Janmashtami celebrates the birth of Krishna and also marks the classic tale of good over evil.It is said that the celebrations in Mathura for the festival of Janmashtami are unparalleled when compared to the celebrations elsewhere. The city of Mathura, adorns a festive look and the every being is steeped with devotional passion during Janmashtami.Every year, The main celebrations of Janmashtami take place at the Janma Bhoomi Mandir. Two important events of the festival celebrated are Jhulanotsava and Ghatas at the Dwarkadhish temple.
janmashtmi celebrations are performed at the all temples of Mathura Vrindavan. At Dwarakadhish temple,Mathura some special events in the form of Jhulanotsava and ghatas.
The actual celebration of Janmashtami takes place during the midnight.