The Maha Kumbh is a mass Hindu pilgrimages of faith in which Hindus gather to bathe in a sacred river. It is the world's largest religious gathering. It is held every third year at one of the four places by rotation: Haridwar, Allahabad (Prayag), Ujjain and Nasik.Thus the Kumbh Mela is held at each of these four places every twelfth year. Ardh ("Half") Kumbh Mela is held at only two places, Hardwar and Allahabad, every sixth year. The rivers at these four places are: the Ganges (Ganga) at Haridwar, the confluence (Sangam) of the Ganges and the Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati at Allahabad, the Godawari at Ujjain, and the Shipra at Ujjain.Book Your Luxury Tent In Ujjain Call Us At 9828249879
Kumbh The celebration of Kumbh Mela takes place at the four sacred places as per the position of Sun and Jupiter in different zodiac signs. Poorna Kumbh is held at Ujjain once in every 12 years when the zodiac sign Scorpio (Vrishchik Rashi) indicates the presence of Jupiter and Sun. Ujjain is located at the bank of Shipra River in western region of Madhya Pradesh and is seen as one of the most sacred places in India. The city is enriched with several religious shrines such as Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir, Mahakaleshwar, Vikram Kirti Temple and many others.Book Your Tent In Ujjain Call Us At 9828249879
From a major destination of Central India to one among the four powerful cities of yesteryears, Ujjain’s historical roots date back to the Iron Age period of India. The importance of the city in ancient India is clearly visible in various literary sources of Buddhism and Hindu epics. The city stands as a proud witness of various historical events including the rise and fall of Maurya and Gupta dynasties. The city served as the capital of Avanti Kingdom and therefore, also known by the names of Avantika, Avanti and Avantikapuri.
Passing through ups and downs of historical phases, Ujjain, today, possess a rich canopy of legends and myths. This Shiva’s land is home of several renowned names like the legendary ruler Chandragupta II, great Indian classical writer Kalidas and world-famous scholar Bhaskaracharya and Brahmagupta. Apart from its mystical role, Ujjain also served as a great center of learning. It is home to 3000 year old Vikram University, which is one among the 14 ancient universities in the country.
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|The Maha Kumbh Mela Ujjain 2016 - Main Bathing Dates|
|22 April 2016 (Friday)||15 May 2016 (Sunday)|
|03 May 2016 (Tuesday)||17 May 2016 (Saturday)|
|06 May 2016 (Friday)||19 May 2016 (Thursday)|
|09 May 2016 (Monday)||20 May 2016 (Friday)|
|11 May 2016 (Wednesday)||21 May 2016 (Saturday)|