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.