Krishna Janmashtami 2022 will be observed on Thursday August 18th. According to the Hindu solar calendar, the eighth tithi of Krishna Paksha is observed at Bhadrapada Maas. On Krishna Janmashtami, people decorate their homes with flowers and lights. Major Krishna temples organize the recitation of Bhagvat Purana and Bhagavad Gita. Raas Lila is organized in many parts of Mathura, Manipur, Assam, Rajasthan and Gujarat. Children dress up as Lord Krishna and Radha to be part of the celebrations. As you celebrate Krishna Janmashtami 2022, we at LastLY have curated a list of ways to get your Bal Gopal ready for the festivities, from dressing Laddu Gopal to getting curd mud pots. How to make Laddu Gopal Jhula? Why is Kanha placed on Swing on Krishna Ashtami? Ways to Decorate Bal Gopal Jhula on Gokulashtami Puja
Laddu Gopal Dress
If you want to dress your baby in Laddu Gopal, create the simplest outfit for him by combining a yellow cotton shirt with a yellow dupatta and a crown. It would make your baby comfortable and totally ready for the festival.
A yellow dhoti is enough to dress your kids in Bal Gopal for Janmashtami 2022. The dhoti will add to the festival vibe, making your child look totally prepared for the day.
The perfect makeup to dress your child as Bal Gopal or Krishna for Janmashtami is to apply Kasturi Tilak on his forehead using Chandan paste and Kumkum.
Pot of curd/butter mud
White butter (Photo credits: Tara Deshpande/Twitter)
Let your child enjoy curd or butter like a toddler Kanhaji by placing a pot of mud right in front of him filled with it. This is one of the most natural ways to give your child an all-dressed look for Janmashtami 2022.
Shri Krishna Idol (Representative image) (Photo credits: Pixabay)
The flute is an essential part of by Kanhaji outfit. Hand your little one a flute and let them play with it while you dress them up as Bal Gopal to celebrate Lord Krishna’s birthday.
Dressing a child for Krishna Janmashtami can sometimes be very difficult, but the result is always cheerful and lively. Once your child is dressed as Krishna or Bal Gopal, don’t forget to post the photos on social media and make lots of memories.
I wish everyone a happy Krishna Janmashtami 2022!
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