3rd September, 2023 : Janmashtami, the jubilant and spiritually significant Hindu festival, is set to come alive in a blaze of colour and devotion at Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa and Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa, two iconic properties nestled in the heart of Goa. This grand celebration honours the birth of Lord Krishna, the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu, and showcases an unparalleled display of love, wisdom, and cultural richness.
As the sun rises on this auspicious day, the resorts will be transformed into a visual feast for the senses. Vividly hued flowers, intricate rangoli designs, and captivating images of Lord Krishna will adorn the spaces, setting the stage for an enchanting celebration. The air will resonate with devotional songs and the rhythmic beat of dhol, weaving an atmosphere of spiritual ecstasy that transports visitors to a world of divine bliss.
Echoing the regional diversity of Lord Krishna’s life, Taj North Goa Resort will host two distinct celebrations. Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa will embrace the spirit of Mathura ki Janmashtami, celebrating the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Meanwhile, Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa will immerse guests in the grandeur of Brij ki Janmashtami, reflecting Lord Krishna’s adult life in Mathura.
Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa:
In the enchanting ambience of Mathura, the atmosphere will be infused with maternal love for Bal Krishna. Guests will witness playful depictions of Krishna’s mischievous antics, with cradles adorned with flowers, little Krishna’s hiding spots from his mother, and daring escapades involving stolen butter.
Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa:
On the other hand, at Brij ki Janmashtami, the spirit of camaraderie and friendship among Lord Krishna and his companions will take center stage. The air will be charged with zeal and grandeur, accompanied by soulful renditions of devotional songs and mesmerizing raslila performances.
An ode to Timeless traditions
The day will kick off with the thrilling dahi handi celebrations, where human pyramids will attempt to break the pot filled with curd, milk, and butter, escalating the excitement to a crescendo. Guests will be invited to dance to the vibrant rhythms of dhol and taasahs, creating unforgettable memories of this auspicious day.
An elaborate feast awaits guests, featuring an array of delectable sweets and vegetarian dishes that pay tribute to Lord Krishna’s love for dairy products. Caravela at Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa and Kokum Kitchen at Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa will host grand buffets showcasing Taj’s culinary expertise. Classic Janmashtami dishes such as Makhan Mishri, Panchamrit, elements from Chappan Bhog, Samosas, Kheer, Fruits and Milk, Peda, Murukku, Mohanthal, and Malpua will tantalize taste buds, invoking nostalgia and celebrating Lord Krishna’s eternal love for food, which continues to reside in our hearts.
Come, be a part of this magical celebration at Taj Fort Aguada Resort & Spa and Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa, where the spirit of Janmashtami will unite hearts, creating memories that will linger forever. To book your table for the grand feast on 7th Aug 2023 lunch call us on : 0832 6645858 / 6715858.