In the wake of Coronavirus pandemic, the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (Iskcon) has announced online celebrations on the occasion of Shri Krishna Janmashtami this year.
While talking to media
, Iskcon, Aurangabad, spokesperson Premprad Das said Janmashtami falling on August 11 would be live-streamed across different social media platforms.
“The festival will be live-streamed through our accounts on YouTube and Facebook along with our official website. We appeal to devotees to take part in these virtual celebrations this year due to the pandemic situation,” he said.
The Janmashtami celebration by Iskcon, Aurangabad, has developed a tradition over a period of 23 years with over 50,000 devotees taking part in the joyous festival every year.