Janmashtami special News
Janmashtami 2015: Dipika Kakar’s Sasural Simar Ka and Helly Shah’s Swaragini to see major plot twists!
This Janmashtami is going to be an exciting one for TV enthusiasts as some major twists are being brought in, in the most popular shows. Read on!
TV shows not only present unique storylines, plots but also aim at showing tracks that celebrate various festivals of India like Diwali, Holi, Dusshera, etc. The nation celebrates Janmashatami today, which is Lord Krishna’s birthday. Click here to read more
Janmashtami 2015: Rs 1 crore – that’s how much Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan would be paid for a dahi handi appearance!
As we celebrate Janmashtami, we look at which star will charge how much to make an appearance at your Dahi Handi today…
Bollywood celebrities have a crazy fan base and they capitalise on their star power when they are called to make special appearances. As we celebrate Janmashtami today, we will see many stars visiting our dahi handi madal like every year. The toli (group) which breaks the handi is paid in thousands and lakhs, but did you know how much a celebrity takes for such an appearance. Some actors do come to support their political friends for free, but most of them charge money. But, there are many actors and their charges vary, so we have divided the stars into different bands. Check out our list below: Click here to read more
Janmashtami Special: Celebrate this Dahi handi with Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Sonakshi Sinha!
Bollywoodlife brings you a look at how Dahi handi has been celebrated over the years in Bollywood
Come Janmashtami, the only thing which fascinates everyone except for mouth watering sweet treats, is Dahi Handi. The exhilarating climb over a pyramid of humans, to break the a butter filled pot tied at a great height, brings in large crowd of onlookers. While you gear up for catching the Dahi handi in your area, Bollywoodlife takes you on flashback mode as we look at Bollywood stars who celebrated Dahi handi onscreen. Click here to read more
Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit-Nene and Anupam Kher wish fans for Janmashtami
The celebrities on Sunday joined Krishna Janamashtami revelries by wishing fans and loved ones and remembering the popular song Govinda aala re
They took to Twitter to wish everyone: Click here to read more
Janmashtami 2013 special: Shahrukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Bipasha Basu: Why do celebs visit Dahi Handis – for moolah or masti?
We hear that the deal to get the Agneepath actor to celebrate Gokulashtami this year may not work out, as the festival organisers can’t really afford the honey-eyed actor’s humongous demands. Which made us wonder whether Hrithik’s fellow B-towners too prefer to cash in on auspicious occasions like this one…
Inviting celebrities to Janmashtami celebrations every year to cheer on the enthusiastic govindas is customary. And if there is a favourite available, then everything possible will be done to rope that star in to be part of the event. And, of course, there is almost always a payment involved. Apna B-town superstars are known to cash in on these opportunities to make their presence felt and Click here to read more
Amita ka Amit: Why is Amit jealous of Siddhant?
Amita and Siddhant will be Radha and Krishna in the Janmashtami special episode of Amita ka Amit
Be it any festival, tellyland knows how to celebrate it with zest and fervor. On the occasion of Janmashtami, where almost every television show is going to give its viewers high level of entertainment then how could Amita Ka Amit be left behind. Click here to read more
Janmashtami special: Bollywood songs on Lord Krishna
Lord Krishna has been seen in many Bollywood movies, literally or in spirit. His flirty and naughty nature has seeped into many characters in films
There are some films where the Janmashtami festival was showcased in songs and in some, the Radha-Krishna affair was highlighted. We thought this would be the best occasion to share some songs that celebrate Lord Krishna and his vibrant spirit. Click here to read more
Janmashtami Special: Siddharth Shukla, Rithvik Dhanjani and Vipul Gupta share childhood memories
Dahi handi is a special occasion to celebrate the birthday of Lord Krishna. Tellyland celebs who are ardent Krishna devotees, remember their celebrations and climbing the human pyramid in their childhood
Television hunks Siddharth Shukla, Pavitra Rishta actor Rithvik Dhanjani and Vipul Gupta tell us about their plans for Janmashtami. Click here to read more
Janmashtami special: Krishna goes to Bollywood
Dev Anand, Anil Kapoor and Hrithik Roshan have an unusual connection with Lord Krishna
Made in 1979, Gopal Krishna was India’s first colour motion picture that represented the life and times of the most popular Hindu god in the pantheon: Lord Krishna. Ever since then, Bollywoodwallahs have had a fascinating relationship with the dark-blue-skinned deity. Nearly a decade later there was a song and dance potboiler released, called Kishen Kanhaiya – it had nothing to do with anything divine. And the decade after that, the Almighty had chartered a boat to travel into unexpected waters with a horror flick called Krishna Cottage. This Janmashtami we give you a list of more such film titles, some with spiritual connotations and some just showing a lack of creativity! Click here to read more