|Early Times Report|
Udhampur, Aug 24: A grand function to mark the celebration of "Sri Krishna Janam Ashtami", birth of Lord Krishna was held at Hare krishana hare Rama temple (ISKCON) Temple in udhampur here today.
Thousands of devotees from every nook and corner of the udhampur and adjoining areas , thronged the temple and took the blessings of Shri Radha Krishna.
They worshipped to celebrate the festival and offered prayers on the occasion, waiting in queues outside the temples to have darshan of Lord Krishna.
The temple was beautifully decorated with flowers and lights Amid blowing of conch shells and chanting of Vedic hymns, worshippers offered prayers in temples which wore a festive look. Said occasion an Special Prayer was organized to Pray for peace in J&K , communal harmony and brotherhood .