Kumbh Mela, Luxury Tent

Where to Stay During Kumbh Mela-2019

KumbhaMela is a Hindu festival, celebrated four times over the course of 12 years, held in 4 different pilgrimage places on rotational basis. This massive and grand religious and spiritual event is held at Haridwar, at Ujjain, at Nashik and at Prayag, (Allahabad) based on a distinct set of astrological positions of the Sun, the Moon, and Jupiter. This time the Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 will be held at Prayag at the confluence of the Ganges, the Jamuna, and the mythical Sarasvati.

Pilgrims from all sections and walks of life ranging from sadhus (holy men) to hermits attend this biggest Mela as it is the holiest time to take a dip in the scared Ganges and attain salvation. In particular, the KumbMela 2019 will be attracting millions of pilgrims who will gather here for bathing in the Ganges and to explore the different social, cultural activities and spiritual practices which can be once in a lifetime experience. The Mela will be held from January 14th, 2019 to March 4th, 2019.

Below is the schedule and important dates of KumbhMela.

• MakarSankranti (1st shahiSnan) – 14/15 January 2019

• PaushPurnima – 21 January 2019

• PaushEkadashiSnan – 31 January 2019

• MauniAmavasya (Main Royal Bath 2nd ShahiSnan) – 04 February 2019

• BasantPanchami (3rd shahiSnan) – 10 February 2019

• MaghiEkadashi – 16 February 2019

• MaghiPoornima – 19 February 2019

• MahaShivaratri – 04 March 2019

The state and central government are making all efforts to make the event a grand success and to welcome all the pilgrims from all across the globe. Apart from best of transportation preparation to help in the easy commute there are excellent arrangements made to offer a comfortable and secure Stay in Allahabad During Kumbh Mela 2019. You’ll find devotees setting up temporary shelters like tents on the fair grounds itself for the entire duration of the event where there are good arrangements for adequate supply of water, electricity and have makeshift bathrooms. If you’re also interested in staying tents like locals, you can do that as there are many premium and luxury tents accommodation choices are available near the ghats.

All the Kumbh Mela Luxury Tent accommodation at Indraprastham city are set in a prime location, spread across a sprawling area and well-equipped with excellent amenities to offer a complete privacy and a comfortable stay. Staying in these tents you’ll thoroughly enjoy the vibe and ambiance of the place while also getting a chance to interact with the locals. Guests can choose from spacious tents & Villas which are categorized as Atri, Angirasa, and Gautama. All these three types of tents havecomplete privacy and conveniences, catering to for individuals, families or small groups.

 

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Guide for Kumbh Mela 2019

Millions of pilgrims from all walks of life visit the Kumbh Melafor simply bathing in the Ganges at Allahabad and to experience the holy event, which is celebrated over the period of 75 days.An overwhelming number of visitors come to this holy place to celebrate the greatest spiritual Hindu festival ever, spending seven austere weeks residing in the tents set on the banks of the Ganges. To handle such a huge crowd when millions will take a dip in the sacred waters of the Ganga, the UP state government and top officials havemade all the significant standout plansso that the event is successful like every year.

The budget for Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 has been increased by almost 25% along the number sectors and space for Mela, which has also been increased to over 2500 hectares now to make the grandest of all gatherings also a safe get-together. Both centre and the state government have sent separate invites for Kumbh Mela through foreign ambassadors posted in India to attract foreign dignitaries.

Important things to know about the Ardh Kumbh Mela:

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• MakarSankranti (1st shahiSnan) – 14/15 January 2019

• PaushPurnima – 21 January 2019

• PaushEkadashiSnan – 31 January 2019

• MauniAmavasya (Main Royal Bath 2nd ShahiSnan) – 04 February 2019

• BasantPanchami (3rd shahiSnan) – 10 February 2019

• MaghiEkadashi – 16 February 2019

• MaghiPoornima – 19 February 2019

• MahaShivaratri – 04 March 2019

How to reach:

There is adequate security and excellent transportation facilities for tourists visiting the state for attending the largest event on Earth.

By Road: Allahabad city is connected by 4 major cities by road and falls on national highway no.2. There are plenty of bus stands in the city along with tourist taxis, auto-rickshaws etc. to take at the centre.

By Air: The domestic airport, Bamrauli Air Force Base is approx. 12 Km from the city centre. There are two other nearby airports, LalBahadurShastri Airport at Varanasi and Amausi International Airport in Lucknow, well-connected to rest of the Indian cities. During the Kumbh Mela, all these 3 airports serve in the best way possible.

By Rail: The city features eight railway stations within the city with good connectivity to the major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Kolkata.

Where to stay

The focus of this event is also to offer a comfortable stay to the pilgrims. So the Accommodation in Kumbh Mela is plenty and special tents have been set-up near the ghats of the sacred Ganges River to offer a complete distinct experience. You’ll find clean and sanitation-friendly comfortable accommodation to luxurious and spacious tents, which are built for both domestic and international tourists. Book your special tent and stay in Kumbh from Indraprastham city. The tents are available in the following categories:

• Atri (Deluxe)

• Angirasa (Luxury)

• Gautama (Suite)

 

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Importance of Kumbh Mela-2019

KumbhMela is a religious gathering, where pilgrims attend the event with tremendous faith and enthusiasm. In this two months long celebration, devotes from across the globe take holy dip in the River Ganges and do prayers. The KumbhMela is held in four different location of India betweenUjjain, Allahabad, Nashik and Haridwar while the ArdhKumbhMela is held at Haridwar and Allahabad. The KumbhMela takes place four times over the span of twelve years and ArdhKumbhMela is held every sixth year between two PoornaKumbhaMelas.

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The upcoming Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 will be hosted in Allahabad(Prayag) on the holy banks of TriveniSangam from 14th January during MakarSankranti till the MahaShivaratri that will occur on the 4th March according to the Hindu calendar. Allahabad city is considered as the holiest place in the country for its marvelous ancient temples, monuments and many historical sites.

Here the auspicious bathing dates of Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019:

• MakarSankranti (1st shahiSnan) – 14/15 January 2019

• PaushPurnima – 21 January 2019

• PaushEkadashiSnan – 31 January 2019

• MauniAmavasya (Main Royal Bath 2nd ShahiSnan) – 04 February 2019

• BasantPanchami (3rd shahiSnan) – 10 February 2019

• MaghiEkadashi – 16 February 2019

• MaghiPoornima – 19 February 2019

• MahaShivaratri – 04 March 2019

Whether you’re a spiritual scholar, Hindu pilgrim, or history enthusiast, the KumbhMela is surely a treasure hunt for all as the grand event is not only restricted to bathing in the Ganges but also includes programs on religious discourses, devotional songs, Hindu rituals and prayers. Also, there is no better place than Kumbh to experience the power of spirituality and discover your inner self. Here, you’ll get to meet Saints, Sadhus, Babas and religious leaders- performing miracles and seamlessly impossible tasks of endurance. Another major reason to attend the Mela and to enjoy it to the fullest would be the distinct tented accommodations along the riverbanks.In the central festival area, comfortable and luxury accommodations are an excellent option to Stay During Ardh Kumbh Mela.

Stay in Kumbh can be a life changing experience as you get to witness the rich and varied cultural heritage of India that will fill the whole atmosphere with excitement. You can choose your Accommodation in Kubh Mela from hotels to tents/cottages according to your taste and budget. But staying in beautifully decorated tents with all proper conveniences along with the locals will surely be a memorable experience.