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✨Jhulan Yatra - झूलन यात्रा

Jhulan Yatra Date: Thursday, 1 January 1970
Jhulan Yatra

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals for the followers of Bhagwan Shri Krishna which is celebrated in the month of Shravan. This festival falls in the period of July-August. It is the biggest and most popular religious occasion of Vaishnavas. Known for its scintillating performances of decorated swings, song and dance, Jhulan is a joyous festival celebrating the love of Radha Krishna coupled with gusto during the rainy season in India.

Prime places for celebration:
Of all the places in India, Mathura, Vrindavan, Puri, Mayapur are most famous for Jhulan Yatra celebrations. Jhulan Yatra is celebrated in the month of Shravana (August), from the eleventh day of the bright fortnight (Ekadashi) to the full-moon day (Purnima), called Shravan Purnima, which usually coincides with the Raksha Bandhan festival. Thousands of Krishna devotees from all over the world visit the holy cities of Mathura, Vrindavan, Puri in Odisha and Mayapur in West Bengal. Idols of Radha and Krishna are removed from the altar and placed on heavily ornate swings, sometimes made of gold and silver. All the devotees swing god on the swing and get engrossed in the love of the Bhagwan.

Sri Roop-Sanatan Gaudiya Math of Vrindavan, Banke Bihari Temple and Radha-Raman Temple, Dwarkadhish Temple at Mathura, Gaudiya Math of Jagannath Puri, ISKCON Temple, Govardhan Peeth, Shri Radha Kant Math, Shri Jagannath Ballava Math and ISKCON Temple in Mayapur to name a few are major. Where this festival is celebrated with their greatest grandeur.

Related NameJhulan Purnima
Begins TithiShravan Shukla Akadashi
ReasonHindu religious festival that is dedicated to Bhagwan Shri Krishna.
CelebrationsSwinging to Lord Shri Krishna, Jhula Yatra.

झूलन यात्रा हिन्दी में पढ़ें

झूलन यात्रा भगवान श्री कृष्ण के अनुयायियों के लिए सबसे महत्वपूर्ण त्योहारों में से एक है जो श्रावण के महीने में मनाया जाता है। यह त्योहार जुलाई-अगस्त की अवधि में आता है।

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Futures Dates
16 August 2024 - 19 August 20245 August 2025 - 9 August 2025
Frequency
Yearly / Annual
Duration
5 Days
Begins Tithi
Shravan Shukla Akadashi
Ends Tithi
Shravan Shukla Poornima
Months
July / August
Reason
Hindu religious festival that is dedicated to Bhagwan Shri Krishna.
Celebrations
Swinging to Lord Shri Krishna, Jhula Yatra.
Imp Places
Gaudiya Math of Vrindavan, Banke Bihari Temple, Radha-Raman Temple, Dwarkadhish Temple at Mathura, Gaudiya Math of Jagannath Puri, ISKCON Temple, Govardhan Peeth, Shri Radha Kant Math, Shri Jagannath Ballava Math, ISKCON Mayapur.
Past Dates
End: 11 August 2022, Begins: 8 August 2022, 18 August 2021 - 22 August 2021
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