Event like ‘Kumbh Mela’ is being organized in Haridwar, Ujjain, Nasik and Allahabad every 12 years at each location. On these occasions millions of devotees, not only from India but from all over the world come and witness the glory of Hindu rituals in the Fair.
Haridwar “Kumbh Mela 2016”
Bathing Dates Haridwar Kumbh Mela
14 January 2016 Makar Sankranti Snan.
08 February 2016 Mauni Amavasya
12 February 2016 Vasant Panchmai
22 February 2016 Magh Purnima(Magh Purnima - Fourth Snan)
08 March 2016 Mahashivratri - Pratham Shahi Snan First “Royal Bath”
07 April 2016 Somvati Amavasya - Dvitya Shahi Snan - Royal Bath for six Akharas of Vaishnav and Udasi sects
15 April 2016 Ram Navami
22 April 2016 Chaitra Purnima Snan 2nd “Royal Bath” for six Akharas of Vaishnav & Udasi sects
06 May 2016 Amavasya of Krishna Paksh (dark fortnight) of month of Baisakh (Vaisakha or Jyeshtha) - Pramukh Shahi Snan “Royal Bath” for six Akharas of Vaishnav and Udasi sects
21 May 2016 Vaishakha (Shakh) Purnima – Snan
Upcoming Kumbh Mela