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Photos of the Day: Krishna's Birthday Gives 'Feeling Blue' Festive New Spin in India

Indian artist Suresh paints an idol of the Hindu Lord Krishna at a roadside stall on the outskirts of Amritsar on August 25, 2013. (Narinder Nanu/AFP/Getty Images)
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Krishna Janmashtami, sometimes known merely as Janmashtami, is an annual commemoration of the birth of the Hindu deity Krishna. This year the festival takes place on August 28, 2013.