The female govindas of the Vile Parle Sports club in Mumbai came up with a unique idea to celebrate dahi handi this year. Watch this video to find out more.
Mid-Day exclusively spoke to Jayesh Parmar from the Jan Seva Mitramandal who talked to us about the canceled Janmashtami celebrations and how COVID-19 has changed the way Janmashtami will be celebrated in 2020. Watch this video for more!
Mumbai’s young girls are leaving no stone unturned to rule the roost and give boys a run for their money. Right from defeating the men in setting up the layers of Human pyramids to breaking hands, they are proving that they are no less. Watch this exclusive scoop to know how the Mumbai girls are preparing for this year’s Dahi Handi celebration.
With Janmashtami round the corner, Mumbaikars are all geared up to play Dahi Handi with utmost enthusiasm. So how do govindas prepare for the Dahi Handi festival? To know, watch the video.
Janmashtami is just around the corner and the preparation has already begun. Right from forming layers for breaking the handi to giving an ace performance with the Dhol Tasha, Mumbaikars leave no stone unturned to make this festival a grand event. Watch the video for more scoop
Bollywood celebs around the city were seen celebrating Lord Krishna’s birthday by indulging in the Dahi Handi celebrations. Varun Dhawan who is currently promoting his film Sui Dhaaga was seen having a blast while celebrating Dahi Handi. Varun made everyone dance to his tunes and grooved on stage too. He danced on his hit song from Judwaa 2, ‘Tan Tana Tan’. On the other hand, Salman Khan’s brother-in-law Aayush Sharma, who is making his debut in the film Loveratri, launched a new song titled Rangtari at a Dahi Handi celebration in Thane. He played the song for over 15,000 Govindas at the event. Ayush also broke the Dahi Handi and had a great time with fans. Watch this video to know more
On the occasion of Dahihandi, veteran actor Jeetendra and other celebrities enthusiasm made everyone groove. Watch video
Ranbir Kapoor celebrated Dahi Handi in Mumbai. Watch the video to see how much fun Ranbir had while celebrating the festival
Check out this video of a dahi handi group at Mumbai's Bandra suburb defying the Supreme Court ban on under-18s being a part of the human pyramids
Mumbai was seen soaked in Janmashtami celebrations on Sunday as the ceremony of 'Dahi Handi' was held. Mumbaikars took part in the traditional 'Dahi Handi' festival on the occasion of the birthday of Lord Krishna.
Our B-Town celebs were spotted at dahi handi functions organised in different parts of Mumbai. Video by: Milind Salvi, MiD DAY
Shah Rukh Khan attends a dahi handi event on the occasion of Janmashatmi in Ghatkopar. Video By Milind Salvi
Sunny Leone has been invited by congress to pune for dahi handi show and is been paid 5 lac for it. http://www.mid-day.com/news/2012/aug/080812-Pune-NCP-leader-invites-Sunny-Leone-to-Dahi-Handi-in-Pune.htm\
Stars like Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar, Emraan Hashmi, Esha Deol and playback singer Himesh Reshammiya, among others, are all likely to be present at a mega dahi handi celebration organised by NCP leader and minister Sachin Ahir and his wife Sangeeta at Jamboree maidan in central Mumbai. Video courtesy: NDTV
On Janmashtami, the idol of Lord Krishna is bathed with milk and served a lavish feast. And in Maharashtra the festival is celebrated with the famed dahi handi where govindas compete with each other for. Video courtesy: NDTV
Despite the fact that the Indian-origin Canadian porn star's bold poses on hoardings of her Bollywood film unnerved many in the NCP Mumbai unit, Dagade Patil is keen on her presence at the event. Video courtesy: NDTV
John Abraham visited the dahi handi utsav at Pokhran, Thane. John, wearing a Gandhi cap, spoke in Marathi. He broke a handi which was named the anti-corruption handi. He also Commented on Anna Hazare's Lokpal Bill.
Chetna Yerunkar gets a first-hand look at the work involved in creating a human pyramid for Gokulashtami
Deepika and Neil,lead pair of 'Lafangey Parindey',which hits the theaters today.Both the stars interacted with their fans at a residential colony in Mumbai. Video By - Bhupesh Sharma,MiD-DAY
Exactly three years back on the eve of Gokulashtami, like others Dayanand Bhadvankar ventured out to break handis, however little he was aware that the passion to be a govinda would land him in a hospital for three long years. Today when the city will be cheering govindas, Dayanad will sit lonely on his hospital bed recollecting that moment where the pyramid he was a part of collapsed leaving him with a severe spinal cord injury. Story & Video By - Priyanka Vora,MiD-DAY