In Udupi Shri Krishna Janmashtami is celebrated with lot of enthusiasm and joy. As per legend the birth of Lord Krishna took place in dark, stormy and windy night. So this festival is celebrated for over two days. The actual festivities begin during midnight in this 48 hours period. As Lord Krishna is fond of milk, milk products and sweets are offered, also devotees make variety of sweets during this festival to please the lord. In Udupi the major sweets prepared for this festival are laddos like puffed paddy laddo, gundittu laddo, peanut ladoo and green gram laddo along with chakkuli.
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