People throng temples on Janam Ashtami

Janam Ashtami , birthday of lord Krishna is being celeberated today with enthusiasms and religious ferver. Thousands of people participated in early morning religious processions across the state.In Jammu people in large numbers are visiting Krishna temples to offer special prayers.Kashmiri Pandits celeberate this festival as “Zarma Satam’. Devotees of Bhagwan Krishna go for fasting today and break the fast only after special prayers in the mid night.