Of all the Lord Vishnu avataras he is the most popular, and perhaps of all Hindu gods the one closest to the heart of the masses.
The Importance of Being Krishna
For generations, Lord Krishna has been an enigma to some, but God to millions, who go ecstatic even as they hear his name. People consider Lord Krishna their leader, hero, protector, philosopher, teacher and friend all rolled into one. Lord Krishna has influenced the Indian thought, life and culture in myriad ways. He has influenced not only its religion and philosophy, but also into its mysticism and literature, painting and sculpture, dance and music, and all aspects of Indian folklore.
The birthday of Lord Krishna is called Janmashthami, a special…
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