Chennai, Aug 10:
Chief Minister Edapadi Palaniswami extended his wishes on the eve of Krishna Jayanthi.
In his message the Chief Minister has urged everyone to follow preaching of Lord Krishna as laid in Bhagavat Gita which points out show love to all and do your duty with out expecting fruits for your performing your duty.And also lead a egoless simple life.
He has also pointed out that Mahakavi Barathiyar too has penned poems and songs on Kannan, an avatar of Lord Krishna whoese birthday is celeberated through out our country.
He said that the festival is celebrated with lot of fervor by painting rangoli and making delicacies which are believed to be the favourite of Lord Krishna, besides serving butter, curd, fruits and savouries and dressing up little children at home like Him to mark His birth in human form and his presence too at every home.
The significance of Krishna Jayanthi is to promote goodwill and the victory of good over evil. Krishna Jayanti also celebrates togetherness Chief Minister Edapadi Palaniswami has pointed out in his greetings.