Kumbh Mela

Here’s Why the Allahabad Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 Is a Must Visit

The UNESCO inscribed holy Hindu pilgrimage of Kumbh Mela is held every 12 years in the cities of Haridwar, Allahabad, Nashik and Ujjain. Legend has it that Lord Vishnu dropped the elixir of life at these 4 places in a ‘Kumbh’meaning pot and the devotees gather to attain moksha (liberation from cycle of birth and death) by performing the holy dip and rituals. At the cities of Haridwar and Allahabad, an Ardha Kumbh is held every six years. This year in 2019, the holy city of Allahabad and the home to the famous Triveni Sangam will host this sacred festival. The Ardh Kumbh 2019 is a magnificent and open display of devotion to God by thousands of pilgrims, from householders to priests and yogis to aghoris, it is one place where everyone comes to bow.

The Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 will commence on January 15 and end on March 4. The devotees’ throng in millions to pay their respect and take part in the holy dip in Ganges. The dates of the Royal bath or ‘the ShahiSnan’ is spread throughout the 8-week period and the last dip coincides with the Hindu festival of Maha Shivratri. As one of the most euphoric festivals, it attracts visitors from not just India but round the globe, who want to take part and witness the grandeur of the Hindu culture along the banks of river Ganges. Photographers, visual and fine artists, yoga patrons, sadhus, visit the festival each year, such is the religious and cultural significance of this gathering. If you are planning a visit to this grand festival, it is best to book your stay in Allahabad during Kumbh Mela 2019, in advance to avoid later regrets.

Kumbh Mela Tent

The city is packed at this time as with all kinds of tourists looking for various differentaccommodation in Kumbh Mela, where they can crash after a long day. You have plenty of choices for stay during Ardh Kumbh ranging from cheap hostels and guest houses to luxury hotels and tents. You can book luxury tents in Kumbh Mela on our website indrprasthamcity.

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Indraprastham City. Kumbh 2019
Kumbh Mela

Why to attend Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019

One of the greatest festivals in the Hindu religion, the Kumbh Mela will start from the 14th January and will continue till the Maha Shivaratri that will occur on the 4th March. To make this massive event a peaceful gathering and once in a lifetime experience for devotees, Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 admin team will be headed by Uttar Pradesh CM and his significant team. Prepare yourself for the upcoming mega event onto the banks of the Ganges at Allahabad.

Attending the Mela means you’ll be celebrating the greatest spiritual festival ever. The Kumbh Mela and the sacred Ganges River plays a significant role in the spirituality of India. According to Hindu mythology, the beginning of the Mela dates back to the episode of Samudra Manthan, when Devas and Asuras churned the sea and fought for 12 days to get the pot of Amrit (nectar of immortality). It is believed that during the fight, few drops of nectar fell on Earth on four different locations-Haridwar, Allahabad, Nashik and Ujjain, which are now deemed as holy spots, where Ardh Kumbh Mela is celebrated after every 3 years and Maha Kumbh Mela is held after every 12 years. This year the festival will be held in Allahabad in the month of January-February when Jupiter is in Aries or Taurus and Sun and Moon are in Capricorn. So during this festival it is believed that by simply bathing in the Ganges, one is freed from their past sins (karma), and comes close to attaining Moksha is liberation from the cycle of birth and death. Also, witness the confluence of India’s three most sacred rivers, Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati called the sangam.

So with the combined sanctity of these three holy rivers along with the spiritual liberation that can be attained during this celestial calendar has earned Kumbh Mela 2019 a worldwide recognition and also a must attend event for many. If you are planning to visit Prayag and enjoy a short or long stay during Ardh Kumbh 2019, make sure to book your accommodation well in advance to avoid the last minute rush. There are many good choice of accommodation available that will make your stay in Allahabad during Kumbh Mela 2019 a memorable and an unforgettable experience. The devotes and pilgrims travel long distances just to witness this entire act of faith and undergo many difficulties looking for a comfortable abode as everything is booked much prior to the event. If you want to experience something authentic and need something which is comfortable and luxurious along with all important amenities, book your accommodation in Kumbh Mela with Indraprasthamcity https://www.indraprasthamcity.com. Here you’ll find many comfortable to luxury choice of tents, set near the River Ganges.