Noida: The residents of Mahagun Mirabella, Sector 79, Noida celebrated the festival of Janmashtami with much religious fervour. The residential society was decked up with lights, streamers, balloons, flowers adding to the grandeur of the festivity. The society had cultural programmes lined up to celebrate the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna.
The celebrations went on for 3 hours with cultural programmes, which included performances by children, women and senior citizens of the society. Raas Leela was the main attraction of the day which was performed by the famous troupe of Delhi "Bobby Fakira and group”. Other famous instances from Shri Krishna's life were showcased by one and all in the form of musical Jhanki, solo songs, solo dances, group dances, shloka path etc. The event was organised by a group of volunteers from the society. Covid guidelines were followed throughout the event.
"The show was fantastic. We enjoyed it a lot and we wish everyone a Happy Janmashtami,” said Sameer Kalra, a resident of the society.
"The performance by children shows the belief & love of the new generation for Krishna, '' said Ashok Vardhan, another resident of the society.