Janmashtami is a Hindu festival, celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna. The followers of Lord Krishna are passionate, and many keep a fast for the whole day until the puja is complete. The followers of Krishna sing, dance and feast on traditional festival foods while others fast until the birth of Krishna on Janmashtami till midnight. Special dishes are prepared on this occasion, and they reflect the foods that Lord Krishna was fond of. The breaking of the Dahi Handi is one of the main attractions of this festival.