Balaram was the elder brother of KrishnaKrishna
It is described that there are three aspects of the Supreme that must... and was also an incarnation of VishnuVishnu
Vishnu is one of the Supreme Gods of Hindus and is a part of Hindu Trinity,... His birth anniversary is celebrated as Balaram Jayanti. Various regions have given various names to this day. In North India, it is known as Hal Sashti and sometimes as Lalahi Chhath. In Bihar the day is celebrated as Baladeva Chahta and people of Gujarat know it as Randhan Chhath.
People get up early in the morning and take bath. They then visit nearby temples dedicated to Balaram and make offerings of sweets, flowers and money. The temples are beautifully decorated with flowers and lights. Devotees make beautiful designs with colors and flowers on the doorsteps of the temple. Priests narrate legends of BalaramaBalarama
Balarama is considered to be the joint incarnation of Vishnu, along with Krishna...
from Srimad Bhagavatam. They tell about his selfless acts and devotion for his brother, Krishna. His beauty is also mentioned and people decorate his idols with ornaments. His idol is worshipped by pouring libations made up of milk, honey, sugar, yogurt and clarified butter, all collectively known as Panchamrit. This ritual is known as Abhishekam. Bathing the idol of the Hindu deity
People sing hymns in his name and dance in great joy. They sing ‘Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare, Hare RamaRama
As of late, in the year 2007, the idea of whether Rama...
Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare’. This is known as Hare Krishna Mahamantra. It is a 16 word mantra sung by the followers of Vishnu and his incarnations. It is based on three names if Vishnu i.e., Hare, Krishna and Rama