The once in 12 years Krishna Pushkaras officially opened on August 11th at 9:28pm. The event was overseen by Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu (CBN) along with his wife. Nandamuri Balakrishna, Hindupur MLA and Film Star, along with his wife graced the occasion. Several dignitaries and lakhs of people attended the grand occasion.
The place chosen is Ibrahimpatnam (which is near Vijayawada) where the sacred Godavari and Krishna sangam ghat is located.
A special aarti was given to Nava Durgas (9 Durgas). At this right moment a helicopter dropped flowers and special crackers. With the moon backdrop, lighting all around, the fire crackers etc. the occasion was a feast to the eye.
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