rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Kumbha Mela

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Kumbha Mela

  News for Kumbha Mela

  • News
  • Business

IN PHOTOS: The magic of Kumbh Mela down the years

The once-12-years in Maha Kumbh Mela that began in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, Monday, is expecting a massive gathering of more than 100 million devotees, god-men and tourists duirng the 55-day mega......

IN PICS: GANGASAGAR MELA, the Kumbh of the east

The Gangasagar pilgrimage and fair is the second largest congregation of mankind after the holy Kumbha Mela at Prayag. The Gangasagar fair and pilgrimage is held annually on the Sagar Island's......

Kumbh Mela starts amid chanting of mantras

With the blowing of conch and chanting of mantras, a saffron flag was hoisted in Nashik on Wednesday, marking the beginning of the yearlong Sinhasta Kumbh Mela.Lok Sabha Speaker Manohar Joshi and......

Raj Thackeray comes out in support of Campa Cola residents

Calling the action against residents of illegal flats in Worli's Campa Cola compound as "unjust", MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday said the builders and authorities concerned who are responsible......

MNS violence: North Indians flee Nashik

The escalation in violence against North Indians in Nashik has prompted many of them to flee the city. North Indians are leaving the city by every possible means -- buses, trains and even private......

BSNL to become a major service tax payer

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd is all set to emerge as a major service tax payer to the central government with the amount expected to touch Rs 1,800 crore (Rs 18 crore) during 2003-04.BSNL paid Rs 1,700......

  People speak for kumbha mela

  • QNA
Stalin
Q. Name the annual fair of Rajasthan that is famous for its camel trading event...?Pushkar Mela Kumbha Mela Sonepur Mela Suraj Kund Mela
Stalin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-the-annual-fair-of-rajasthan-that-is-famous-for-its-cam/26002006/answers/

Shunmugham
Q. Does SIN dissolve in RIVER WATER? People are ready to risk their lives for that belief.[context: stampede Kumbha mela]
Shunmugham:  A. pushkar mela more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/does-sin-dissolve-in-river-water-people-are-ready-to-risk-th/25038661/answers/26002013

dharamender  nebhnani
Q. What caused the stampede at the Kumbh mela, how could it be averted in future?
Dharamender Nebhnani:  A. IT IS REALLY PATHETIC more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-caused-the-stampede-at-the-kumbh-mela-how-could-it-be-a/25030175/answers/25038674

Joseph Chacko
Q. What is the story behind Kumbh Mela ?
Joseph Chacko:  A. Any thing when left in the hands of government agencies, cannot be monitored properly. Such things like festival crowd monitoring business better...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-story-behind-kumbh-mela-/24922851/answers/25030224

lalit mahata
Q. What is the significance of the Kumbha Mela?
Lalit Mahata:  A. Kumbh's history originates from the beginning of the Creation of universe. The Gods had lost their strength, and to regain it, they thought of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-significance-of-the-kumbha-mela/24922328/answers/24922908

  Web results for Kumbha Mela
Adoration in organisation is circumstantial

By Devdutt Pattanaik Prayag, the point where the river Ganga joins the river Yamuna, near Allahabhad, is a sacred place in Hinduism. But it... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/corporate-dossier/adoration-in-organisation-is-circumstantial/articleshow/45216974.cms
NMC representatives demand funds for Kumbha Mela preparations

A delegation of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) representatives in the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC), led by Mayor Ashok Murtadak and Deputy... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/nmc-representatives-demand-funds-for-kumbha-mela-preparations-114110700877_1.html
Kumbh Mela 2015 to Get Hi-tech, Thanks to MIT Researchers and Ratan Tata

Maha Kumbh Mela, one of the most eventful and significant spiritual get-togethers for Hindus in India is about to get hi-tech, thanks to a bunch of... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/kumbh-mela-2015-get-hi-tech-thanks-mit-researchers-ratan-tata-612747
Miracle? Naga sadhus bring rain to Arasikere

On the eve of the arrival of the Shaivite saints, who rarely leave their Himalayan abode, it rained buckets in Banavara Hassan: It was an... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141028/nation-current-affairs/article/miracle-naga-sadhus-bring-rain-arasikere
Rain plays spoilsport for Prime Minister in Nashik

Narendra Modi's first public meeting as Prime Minister in Nashik on Sunday evening was postponed owing to flash rains and thunder, which nearly... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/rain-plays-spoilsport-prime-minister-nashik-707

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z