09 Nov 2015
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24 Sep 2015
Nashik (Maha): The third and final 'shahi snaan' (royal bath) during the ongoing Kumbh Mela will take place tomorrow at Trimbakeshwar near here.
18 Sep 2015
Nashik: Amid heavy downpour, thousands of saints and devotees today took 'shahi snan' (royal bath) in the Ramkund here on the last auspicious day of the ongoing Kumbh Mela. Saints belonging to the three akhadas, Nirmohi, Nirwani and Digambar, arrived in a grand procession from Laxminarayan Temple in Tapovan area to the Ramkund pond on banks of river Godavari.
18 Jul 2015
Nashik: 'Maha Kumbh Akhand Jyot', a one-of-its-kind lamp having the longest wick of 3,617-km, the same as the distance from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, was illuminated on the opening day of the Simhastha Kumbh here and will continue to burn for all the 108 days.
26 Aug 2015
Nasik: Tens of thousands of devout Hindus took a dip in the water of the river Godavari to cleanse themselves of their sins, marking the first major bath of the Kumbh Mela (pitcher festival) in the Nasik today.
20 Jul 2015
Rajahmundry (AP): In view of the huge rush of pilgrims for the 12-day long Godavari Pushkaram here, Andhra Pradesh government has decided to keep the ghats open for 24 hours and also announced two day special holiday from today.
13 Feb 2013
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna will visit Allahabad on Wednesday to attend a slew of programmes at the Kumbh fair.
20 Jan 2013
The Maha Kumbh Mela, considered the largest public gathering in the world, will be the subject of a case study at Harvard University, which will study the logistics and economics behind it and the "pop-up mega-city" that comes to life in Allahabad during the religious event.
17 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Central Railway has decided to run unreserved special trains from Nasik Road to Aurangabad, Amaravati, Daund and Itarsi as well as between Devlali and Wardha to clear the extra rush of pilgrims during the ongoing Kumbha Mela in Nashik.
15 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Railway has made special arrangements for pilgrims heading to Nashik for Kumbh Mela and has upgraded and extended facilities at the local train station for smooth journey of devotees.