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.
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.
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.
02 Oct 2015
Mumbai: The BJP-led Maharashtra government has refused to provide any information about the expenses incurred on 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon on the grounds that it could harm the security and unity of the country.
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.
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.
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.