01 Aug 2015
Shirdi: Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust (SSST) has announced changes in the timing of Shri Saibaba's aaratis with effect from today, in view of the heavy rush of pilgrims during the ongoing Kumbh Mela.
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.
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.
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.
14 Jul 2015
Trimbakeshwar/Nashik: Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of faith in the world, began today with the traditional ceremony of hoisting of flags and thousands of people taking a holy dip in Kushawart and Ramkund in Godavari river in the two towns.
14 Jul 2015
Nashik: The Shree Ganga Godavari Temple at Ramkund today threw open its doors after 12 years to coincide with the Simhastha Kumbh Mela 2015, which begun in the twin pilgrim centres of Nashik and Trimbakeshwar.
05 May 2015
Palghar: Maharashtra Minister for tribal welfare Vishnu Sawra said here more than eight crore devotees are likely to visit upcoming Kumbh Mela at Trimbakeshwar in Maharashtra's Nashik district.
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.