The power of faith and devotion sets the Kumbh Mela apart from any other
Kumbh Mela is celebrated four times in a period of 12 years. After the Ardh Kumbh in Prayagraj 2019, the next Kumbh is said to be in Haridwar. These sights are decided upon the astrological positions of the Sun, the Moon and the Jupiter.
Major Tourist Attractions at Kumbh 2019
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Kalagram provides the glance of Indian art and culture to the pilgrims in the Kumbh. It has a total of 12 pavilions with a total of 15 shops in each of them. They showcase different art pieces with intricate designs along with unique handcrafted items. To note, Kalagram will be closed on the following dates:
14th-16th January 2019
2nd-11th February 2019
17th– 19Th February 2019
Peshwai marks the beginning of the Kumbh Mela. During this event priests and saints arrive in Kumbh along with their groups from various akharas. In this pageant, people give a majestic welcome by showering flower petals and providing services. For the entire procession, special routes are demarcated.
Kumbh Mela has lakhs of pilgrims coming from around the world. To exhibit India’s diverse culture, Kumbh 2019 draws 5 cultural Pandals. These pandals bring out the stunning musical performances, Folk and Tribal acts, and Handicraft artists. All these events are spread in the entire 48 days of the Mela.
Apart from all the priests and saints who visit the Mela, there are tourists’ attractions as well. To give better services to them, The Government of Uttar Pradesh has drawn special track routes for tourists. This walk is Known as Sangam Walk.
Starting Point: Shankar Viman Mandapam
Stop 1: Bade Hanumanji Temple
Stop 2: Patalpuri Mandir
Stop 4: Allahabad Fort
Kumbh Mela is never without taking a bath at the confluence of pious rivers Ganga, Yamuna
These rides are started by keeping in mind the safety aspects of the
Laser Light Show
For the welcome of patrons, The Government of Uttar Pradesh has organized a laser light show and sound show at the Prayagraj Fort Wall.
India is known for its cultural diversity and Kumbh is a platform to witness the
360 Degree Virtual Reality Experience
With a humongous crowd at Mela, there are surely a lot of people who miss out on the cultural events that are taking place in the Kumbh. To cater to this,
Chalo Kumbh to experience these attractions!