Janmashtami 2022 Smarta: People of Smarta sect will celebrate Janmashtami on this day.

Janmashtami 2022 Smarta:

The birth anniversary of Lord Shri Krishna i.e. Janmashtami is celebrated on the Ashtami date of Krishna Paksha of Bhadrapada month.

The festival of Janmashtami is one of the special festivals in Hinduism.

Janmashtami is also celebrated as Shri Krishna Jayanti and Gokulashtami.

On Shri Krishna Janmashtami, the devotees of the Lord keep a fast and worship the Lord.

There is confusion this year regarding the date of Janmashtami.

Actually this is because people of Smarta and Vaishnava sect celebrate Janmashtami on different dates.

For this reason Janmashtami is celebrated for two days.

Let us know when the people of Smarta sect (Janmashtami 2022 Smarta) will celebrate Janmashtami. 

When will the people of Smarta sect celebrate Janmashtami?

Janmashtami 2022 Smarta

According to the Panchang, this year the Ashtami date of Bhadrapada month is starting from 9.21 pm on August 18.

Ashtami date will remain till 10:59 pm on 19th August.

In such a situation, people of Smarta and Vaishnavism will celebrate Janmashtami 2022 Smarta on different days.

Janmashtami 2022 Date If the date of Janmashtami remains the same, people of both Smarta and Vaishnava sects celebrate Janmashtami on the same day.

On the other hand, when Janmashtami date is two days, people of both the sects celebrate Janmashtami on different days.

In such a situation, first the Smarta and then the people of Vaishnava sect celebrate Janmashtami.

This time the people of Smarta sect will celebrate Janmashtami on August 18, 2022.

While the people of Vaishnava sect will celebrate Janmashtami on August 19.

Janmashtami 2022 Date: Do away with the confusion about the date of Janmashtami, know here when Janmashtami will be celebrated

Why both Smarta and Vaishnav celebrate Janmashtami differently

It is believed that the people of Smarta sect do not observe the date of Krishna Janmashtami based on ISKCON (Janmashtami 2022 kab hai).

People of Vaishnava sect celebrate Janmashtami (Janmashtami 2022) according to Ashtami date and Rohini Nakshatra.

Whereas the people of Smarta sect celebrate the festival of Janmashtami on the basis of Saptami date.

People of Vaishnava sect believe that the festival of Janmashtami falls on the Ashtami and Navami dates of the Hindu calendar.

According to the Hindu calendar, Janmashtami is celebrated on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksha in the month of Bhadrapada.

The birth anniversary of Shri Krishna is celebrated late at night.

This is because according to religious beliefs, Lord Krishna was born late at night.

Janmashtami 2022: Do this aarti and fasting story on Janmashtami, you will get the blessings of Shri Krishna

(Disclaimer: The information given here is based on general assumptions and information. NDTV does not confirm this.)

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