Janmashtami celebrates the birthday of Lord Krishna. Sri Krishna Janmashtami 2016 is celebrated on the eighth day of the Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapad month as per Hindu traditional calendar followed in North India. In 2016, the date of Janmashtami is August 24 in southern, western and eastern parts of India. In North India, it is on August 25, 2016.
Detail 2016 dates of Sri Krishna Janmashtami
1. Maharashtra, Goa, certain communities in Gujarat, Assam, Bengal, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and those people that follow Smarta Tradition - August 24
3. Dahi Handi and Gopalakala in Maharashtra is on August 25
4. Vittal Pindi at Udupi Sri Krishna Temple - August 24
5. Kalo in Goa - August 25
6. Tamil Nadu it is on August 24, 2016 (Janmashtami is in Aavani month)
7. Kerala (Ashtami Rohini ) - August 24, 2016 (Here Janmashtami takes place on Rohini Nakshatram in Chingam month.)
Here is the list of Krishna Janmashtami in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020?
2016, August 25 (Thursday)
2017, August 15 (Tuesday)
2018, September 3 (Monday)
2019, August 23 (Friday)
2020, August 12 (Wednesday)