• Janmashtami Quotes
  • Janmashtami Messages

Janmashtami Quotes

  1. It is better to perform one's own duties imperfectly than to master the duties of another. By fulfilling the obligations he is born with, a person never comes to grief. - Bhaagvad Gita - Lord Krishna.

  2. Be fearless and pure; never waver in your determination or your dedication to the spiritual life. Give freely. Be self-controlled, sincere, truthful, loving, and full of the desire to serve. Learn to be detached and to take joy in renunciation. Do not get angry or harm any living creature, but be compassionate and gentle; show good will to all. Cultivate vigor, patience, will, purity; avoid malice and pride. Then, you will achieve your destiny. - Bhaagvad Gita - Lord Krishna.

  3. Experience cold or heat, pleasure or pain. These experiences are fleeting; they come and go. Bear them patiently. - Bhaagvad Gita - Lord Krishna

  4. Even though scolded by the wicked or insulted, ridiculed, calumniated, beaten, bound, robbed of his living or spat upon or otherwise abominabley treated by the ignorant-being thus variously shaken and placed in dire extremities, the man who desires his well-being should deliver himself by his own effort through patience and non-resistance. - Bhaagvad Gita - Lord Krishna

  5. Krishna insisted on outer cleanliness and inner cleansing. Clean clothes and clean minds are an ideal combination. - Sai Baba

  6. The mind acts like an enemy for those who do not control it. - Bhagavad Gita - Lord Krishna

  7. Creation is only the projection into form of that which already exists. - Bhagavad Gita - Lord Krishna.

  8. The mind is restless and difficult to restrain, but it is subdued by practice. - Bhagavad Gita - Lord Krishna

  9. In battle, in the forest, at the precipice in the mountains, On the dark great sea, in the midst of javelins and arrows, In sleep, in confusion, in the depths of shame, The good deeds a man has done before defend him. - Bhagavad Gita - Lord Krishna

  10. The soul can never be cut to pieces by any weapon, nor burned by fire, nor moistened by water, nor withered by the wind - Lord Krishna

  11. As a human being puts on new garments, giving up old ones, the soul similarly accepts new material bodies, giving up the old and useless ones - Lord Krishna

  12. Do everything you have to do, but not with greed, not with ego, not with lust, not with envy but with love, compassion, humility and devotion - Lord Krishna

  13. Intelligence refers to the power to analyze things in their proper perspective, and knowledge refers to understanding what is spirit and what is matter. - Lord Krishna

  14. One has to learn tolerance in the face of dualities such as happiness and distress, or cold and warmth, and by tolerating such dualities become free from anxieties regarding gain and loss. - Lord Krishna

  15. Abandon all attachment to the results of action and attain supreme peace. - Lord Krishna

  16. As the tiger devours other animals, so does the tiger of intense love and zeal for the Lord eat up lust, anger and other passions. The devotion of the gopis is the devotion of love, constant, unmixed and unflinching. - Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa

  17. Krishna, who gives delight to all and who is blissful in his own being, divided himself into as many Krishnas as there were gopis and danced and played with them. Each girl felt the divine presence and divine love of Sri Krishna. Each felt herself the most blessed. Each one's love for Krishna was so absorbing that she felt herself one with Krishna, nay knew herself to be Krishna. And wherever their eyes fell they saw only Krishna. - Swami Prabhavananda

  18. You have the right to work, but never to the fruit of the work. You should never engage in action for the sake of reward, nor should you long for inaction. - Lord Krishna

  19. Wherever there is Krishna, the master of all mystics and wherever there is Arjuna, the supreme archer, there will also certainly be opulence, victory, extraordinary power and morality. - From Bhagavad Gita 18.78, Srila Prabhupada

  20. Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is. - Lord Krishna

Janmashtami Messages

  1. Lord Krishna said: Whatever belongs to you today, belonged to someone else yesterday and it will belong to some one else tomorrow. Don't be illusioned by maya. Maya is the root cause of all pain and misery. Happy Janmashtami.

  2. 'Janma' means birth and 'ashtami' means the eighth. Janmashtami refers to the birth of Krishna, which took place on the eighth day of the second fortnight in the month of Sravana. Celebrate the Birth of Krishna..!

  3. Yada Yada Hi Dharmasya.. Glanirva Bhavathi Bharatha.. Abhyuthanam Adharmasya.. Tadatmanam Srijami Aham" Let's celebrate the glory of Shri Krishna as he ascended to destroy the evil from the face of earth. HAPPY JANMASHTAMI!

  4. May Lord Krisna's flute invite the melody of love into your life. May Radha's love teach not only how to love once but to love eternally! HAPPY JANMASHTAMI

  5. May this Janmashtami bring happiness in your life Hatred be far apart from your life. Enjoy the festival with love on your heart and good wishes for others. "Jai Shri Krishna"

  6. Lord Krishna is the greatest political leader in the world. He has divine power which he uses to serve people. The Geeta always talks about the truth of the world. Let us all together celebrate his birthday.

  7. On this precious day Lord Krishna was born to fight against inhumanity and save trust in God. Happy Janmashtami!

  8. Love is a consistent passion to give not a meek persistent hope to receive. Happy Janmashtami to you!

  9. You must worship the Self in Krishna, not Krishna as Krishna. Celebrate the self first!

  10. Lord Krishna said that whatever belongs to you today, belonged to someone else yesterday and it will belong to someone else tomorrow. So, never live in illusion of Maya. Maya is the root cause of all pain and misery. Remove Maya and celebrate Krishna in this Janmashtami.