Traveller’s guide to Mystical Kumbh mela

Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela is the greatest pilgrimage and festival in the Hindu religion. The event is a religious and cultural spectacle which occurs once in 12 years attracting participants from around the globe to take a dip in the holy waters of Ganga, Yamuna and the mystical Saraswati. Maha Kumbh Festival 2013 is speculated to be one of the biggest congregations in the history of mankind.


14th January 2025 Tuesday Makar Sankranti First Shahi Snan
29 January 2025 Wednesday Mauni amavasya Second Shahi Snan
3 February 2025 Monday Basant Panchami Third  Shahi Snan
12 February 2025 Wednesday Maghi Purnima
26 February 2025 Wednesday Maha Shivratri


Kumbh Festival is one of the largest gathering in world. Millions people come for one purpose that is to attend the highest goal of life Salvation or moksha. This festival last for 30 to 45 days on the banks of Ganges in Haridwar and PrayagRaj ( Allahabad). Millions of devotee stay for over 30 days( kalpvas ). Government provide free water, electricity and tents. This city has temporary hospitals, police station, fire station. At any given of time over 10 million people stay and for special days like shahi snan count cross 100 million mark.

Kumb Mela 2025 admin team is headed by Uttar Pradesh CM and they are planning to make this festival once in life time experience for devotees.

Kumbh Festival Travel Tips for Tourists

Follow the guidelines provided by mela administration for keeping this mega event safe and secure for all the tourists and devotees

Upcoming Events

Prayagraj Triveni Sangam

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