Devotees celebrate Sri Krishna’s birth

  • Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • The Bangladesh Puja Udjapon Parishad and the Dhaka Metropolitan Puja Udjapon Committee organised Janmashtami celebrations at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    The Bangladesh Puja Udjapon Parishad and the Dhaka Metropolitan Puja Udjapon Committee organised Janmashtami celebrations at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees pray for an end to the COVID pandemic and for the welfare of the nation at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • The Bangladesh Puja Udjapon Parishad and the Dhaka Metropolitan Puja Udjapon Committee organised Janmashtami celebrations at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    The Bangladesh Puja Udjapon Parishad and the Dhaka Metropolitan Puja Udjapon Committee organised Janmashtami celebrations at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees gather at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021, to celebrate the birth of Sri Krishna. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees take part in recitations of religious scriptures at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees take part in recitations of religious scriptures at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Devotees take part in recitations of religious scriptures at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Devotees take part in recitations of religious scriptures at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    A woman prays at the Dhakeswari National Temple on Janmashtami on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu devotees take part in Janmashtami celebrations while following health protocols at the Dhakeswari National Temple in Old Dhaka on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu devotees take part in Janmashtami celebrations while following health protocols at the Dhakeswari National Temple in Old Dhaka on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

  • Hindu devotees take part in Janmashtami celebrations while following health protocols at the Dhakeswari National Temple in Old Dhaka on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu

    Hindu devotees take part in Janmashtami celebrations while following health protocols at the Dhakeswari National Temple in Old Dhaka on Monday, August 30, 2021. Photo: Kazi Salahuddin Razu