Kumbh Mela
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Kumbh Mela

One of the major Hindu religious occasions, the Kumbh Mela occurs four times every twelve years and rotates among four hallowed locations: Allahabad (Prayag), Haridwar, Ujjain and Nashik where the sacred drops of the mythical amrita (nectar) from the Amrtit Kumbh (urn of nectar) are said to have fallen. The observance of Kumbh Mela witnesses a mass Hindu pilgrimage and a great confluence of thousands of holy men and women. The event is also attended by thousands of tourists from the world over. TheHolidaySpot brings you a fabulous section on Kumbh Mela. Know all about the great holy Hindu occasion known as Kumbh Mela. Also go through our well-researched articles on the history of Kumbh Mela, the various legends and myths associated to Kumbh Mela, the Ardh Kumbh Mela and the Maha Kumbh Mela. Informative as well as entertaining, our Kumbh Mela section is bound to impress you. If you want to refer this Kumbh Mela section to your friends and loved ones, just click here. Enjoy!
Kumbh Mela

Next Events: At Allahabad (Jan.15-Mar.4, 2019)
At Haridwar (March-April, 2022) and at Allahabad (January-February, 2025)


History of Kumbh Mela
Kumbh Mela History
Know how and when Kumbh Mela came into being and the reason of its observance.
The Origin of Kumbh Mela
The Origin of Kumbh Mela
The Kumbh Mela is believed to have originated from an ancient Hindu scriptural legend. Read about it.
Kumbh Mela Wallpapers
Wallpapers for Kumbh Mela
Attractive images themed to Kumbh Mela to set as your own desktop wallpapers or even send to dear ones.
Photo Gallery
Kumbh Mela Photo Gallery
A huge collection of Kumbh Mela photos of Prayagraj (Allahabad). Go through the photo gallery.


Ardh Kumbh Mela
Ardh Kumbh Mela
Know all about Ardh Kumbh Mela, one of the biggest Hindu religious events that is held six years after Purna Kumbh Mela.

Maha Kumbh Mela
Maha Kumbh Mela
This great Hindu spiritual event is held after every 144 years. Learn all about the Maha Kumbh Mela.
Magh Mela
Learn all about Magh Mela, a smaller version of the four yearly grand Hindu fair Kumbh Mela. Click here

Occasion of Kumbh Mela
Acquaint yourself with the places where Kumbha Mela is observed as also the ways in which it is celebrated.
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» Allahabad
» Ujjain
» Haridwar
» Nasik

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