Laxmipriya Patel (L), aged 20, dressed as the Hindu god Lord Krishna, poses with her sister Mohini Pate
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Lord Krishna festival: Thousands attend Hindu event

Thousands of worshippers gathered at the Janmashtami Festival in Hertfordshire on Sunday to take part in what has become the largest Hindu festival in Europe.

It was the second day of celebrations at the Bhaktivedanta Manor near Watford, which was bought for the Hare Krishna movement by George Harrison of The Beatles.

The BBC Asian Network's Chetan Pathak reports.

  • 01 Sep 2013