Lord Krishna is the Supreme Person. Lord Krishna appeared over five thousand years ago in Mathura, India to Devaki and Vasudeva in the jail cell of the tyrant Kansa. The place of His birth is known as Sri Krishna Janmasthana or Birthplace of lord krishna. We start from very beginning from the birthplace of lord Krishna. Mathura is the birth place of lord Krishna.
The city of Mathura is located in the western part of the state of Uttar Pradesh, in the northern region of India. It is situated on the bank of the river Yamuna. Mathura is 150 km south of Delhi and 50 km northwest of Agra. Mathura is also knows as Brij Bhoomi - The land where Shri Krishna was born and spent his youth. It is an important pilgrim place of the Hindus and one of the seven sacred cities in India. The main pilgrim center in Mathura is the Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi temple.
Time of Lord Krishna's Birth & Death
Birth - 18th July 3102 BCE
Death - 18th February 3228 BCE (the start of the Kali Yuga)