Janmashtami is a special festival for all. On this day, Shri Krishna is worshipped and his pooja is considered to be very special. This time around, there is a lot of confusion about the date of the festival. So this time there is a lot of confusion about this fast and if you are confused, we put an end to this confusion. In fact, this time the Ashtami date begins at 8.09 Am on 23rd while Rohini Nakshatra begins at 3.48 am on 24th.
It is considered best to fast Janmashtami on the Rohini Nakshatra Vyapini Ashtami date as the Srimad Bhagwat Purana says that the incarnation of Shri Krishna was born at midnight during the communication in Bhadrapad Krishna Ashtami Date, Wednesday, Rohini Nakshatra and Taurus of the Moon. , but that's not happening this year. On the other hand, astrologers say that Janmashtami fasts on the day of Ashtami at midnight.
Yes, at the same time, according to a book called Dharmasindu, 'Krishna Janmashtami Nishith Vyapini Grahya'. Earlier day and Nishith Yog East. This means that on the day of Ashtami in the night, Nishith Vyapini should fast for Janmashtami. It is advisable to observe Janmashtami on the 23rd of this time as it is the same date on which the fast can be kept. At the same time, it is advisable to perform fasting on 24th August.