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Krishna
Divine, Luve, Knawledge, Beauty
Krishna
Krishna shaws Arjuna his universal form.
Devanagari कृष्ण
Texts Mahabharata, Bhagavad Gita, Vishnu Purana, Bhagavata Purana
Festivals Krishna Janmashtami, Holi
Personal Information
Siblins Balarama, Subhadra

Krishna (Sanskrit: कृष्ण, Kṛṣṇa in IAST, pronoonced [ˈkr̩ʂɳə] ( listen)) is a major Hindu deity worshiped in a variety o different perspectives. Krishna is recognised as the Svayam Bhagavan in his ain richt or as the complete/absolute incarnation o Laird Vishnu. Krishna is ane o the maist widely revered an popular o aw Hindu deities.[2] Krishna's birthday is celebrated every year bi Hindus on the aicht day (Ashtami) o the Krishna Paksha (dark fortnicht) o the month o Shraavana in the Hindu calendar.[3]

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  1. John Stratton Hawley, Donna Marie Wulff (1982). The Divine Consort: Rādhā and the Goddesses of India. Motilal Banarsidass Publishe. ISBN 9780895811028. 
  2. "Krishna". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 
  3. "Krishna lived 125 years". Times of India.