Krishna Janmashtami or simply Janmashtami is an auspicious Hindu festival celebrating Lord Krishna’s birth. Krishna Janmashtami 2017 on August 14 marks the 5244th birth anniversary of Krishna, the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The Hindu God was born to Devaki and Vasudeva in the capital city of Mathura to bring an end to the chaotic and evil world order, making Janmashtami a significant occasion for the followers. Lord Krishna is believed to be all-attractive or the Supreme Personality of Godhead for its ardent devotees. He is the God of love and compassion, a great mentor and guide. Srimad Bhagavad Gita, also referred to as just the Gita is a holy manuscript of Hindus comprising of 700 verses, originally in Sanskrit translated in Hindi and English. Part of the epic Mahabharata, this religious framework contains golden words of wisdom by Lord Krishna who is enlightening Arjun on the battlefield. From Dharma to Karma, duty to moksha, the quotes by Lord Krishna from Bhagavad Gita is highly inspirational. Wish Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017 to your family and friends by sending or sharing these thoughtful quotes. Krishna Janmashtami 2017 Date: Puja Muhurat, Vrat Vidhi, Fasting, Auspicious timings & Significance of Golkulashtami festival.

Secret of Pure and Divine Love

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: He who has no attachments can really Love others, for his love is pure and divine. Janmashtami Wishes in Hindi: Best Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2017 Messages, WhatsApp GIFs & Facebook Status to Celebrate Birth of Lord Krishna.

The Almighty

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: I am the beginning, middle, and end of creation.

Be the Wise One in World of Ignorants

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: The ignorant work for their own profit; the wise work for the welfare of the world, without thought for themselves.

How to Please Lord Krishna

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Krishna Janmashtami Quote: The only way you can conquer me is through Love and there I am gladly conquered.

Love, Compassion, Humility and Devotion are the four Mantras

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Krishna Janmashtami Quote: Do everything you have to do, but not with greed, not with ego, not with lust, not with envy but with Love, compassion, humility and devotion.

Think Before Falling for Sugar-coated Temptations

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: Pleasure from the senses seems like nectar at first, but it is bitter as poison in the end.

Banish these THREE

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: There are three gates to this self-destructive hell: lust, anger, and greed. Renounce these three.

He is The Best Among Bests

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: Among weapons I am the thunderbolt, among cows I am the wish fulfilling cow called Surabhi, among serpents I am Vasuki, I am the progenitor, the god of Love.

Make Use of the Golden Opportunity

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: Blessed is human birth, even the dwellers in heaven desire this birth, for true knowledge and pure Love may be attained only by a human being.

Just Focus on Doing the Good Work

Krishna Janmashtami Quotes

Krishna Janmashtami Quote: You have the right to work, but never to the fruit of work. You should never engage in action for the sake of reward, nor should you long for inaction.

The majority of us in the Hindu households have grown up to being asked to read Bhagavad Gita by grandparents or even our parents. We may have been too young, immature and ignorant to understand the meaning the vast source of knowledge the manuscript contained. But going through the quotes, an individual can know how implementing those in their lives can prove to be a turning point. Lord Krishna’s quotes feel like healing factor to our endless confusion that we are so caught up in. This Krishna Janmashtami 2017, let us celebrate the big day by following his shown path free of hatred and full of love. We must learn to do our duty without any biases or judgments. We wish all of you a very Happy Janmashtami 2017.  (Edited by: Rashmi Mishra).