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Striking, breathtaking visuals from Kumbh Mela

The Purna Kumbh Mela in Haridwar, considered to be the world's largest religious gathering, is nearing its end. The four-month long affair will end with the Vaisakh Aadhimaas Purnima Snan on April......

Millions converge as Maha Kumbh begins

Millions of people, mostly Hindu pilgrims and god-men, have gathered at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, to wash their sins after taking a dip at the Triveni Sangam, or confluence of holy Ganga,......

Sadhus have a blast at the Kumbh Mela

Rediff.com's Sheela Bhatt, Sanchari Bhattacharya and Reuben N V travel to Haridwar to be a part of the world's largest religious gathering. Thousands of sadhus and sants from across India have......

  People speak for purna kumbh

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Ramesh Agarwal
Q. PURNA KUMBH MELA IS HELD AFTER HOW MANY YEARS?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/purna-kumbh-mela-is-held-after-how-many-years/24878700/answers/

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. PURNA KUMBHA MELA IS HELD AT 4 PLACES WHAT ABOUT ARDH KUMBH MELA?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. it is held once in 12 years, and ardh kumbh melas are held once in 4 years more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/purna-kumbha-mela-is-held-at-4-places-what-about-ardh-kumbh-/24873317/answers/24878713

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. Why the kumbh mela comes only after 12 years?
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. The Purna (complete) Kumbh takes place at four places (Prayag (Allahabad), Haridwar, Ujjain, and Nashik) every twelve years,[1] while the Ardh...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-the-kumbh-mela-comes-only-after-12-years/24873317/answers/16827168

Dinesh Manaktala
Q. The Kumbh Mela is celebrated once in 12 years at one of four holy cities. Which are those ?
Dinesh Manaktala:  A. Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage. It occurs four times every twelve years and rotates among four locations: Allahabad (Prayag) at the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-kumbh-mela-is-celebrated-once-in-12-years-at-one-of-four/16827143/answers/15609185

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