Circa 3230 BCE! Dwapar Yug, the end
of the Third Age after Satya Yug and Treta Yug, described in the Purans!
It was midnight on Ashtami Tithi in the Hindu lunar month of Bhadrapad,
corresponding to August of the Gregorian calendar. After six of the darkest nights in seven
years when all of his six brothers were killed soon after their birth, there
came another such night. Entire Mathura mourned with winds howling and dusk
giving way to an appalling rainy night. Nature seemed to enlighten one and all
about the birth of the eighth child specified in the prophecy. And a God was
born on earth as a mortal. Because the rising evil had to be suppressed! He was
Krishn. The seventh fetus was transf...