Janmashtami – The Story of Krishna’s Birth
Once, a city called Mathura in India, was ruled by a wicked king named Kamsa. Kamsa had a sister called Devaki and she was to marry a good and noble young man named Vasudev. Everyone in Mathura was joyfull. So was Kamsa.The wedding day came and after the lavish wedding, Kamsa was driving his sister and her husband around Mathura in a wonderful chariot. Suddenly, a voice broke out from the heavens and sent a shiver to everyone’s spine. “Beware, evil Kamsa! Devaki’s and Vasudeva’s eighth child will kill you.”Kamsa was frightened.
What did Kamsa do next and how did the story end up?