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Jun 14, 2016
Maha Kumbh celebrations: Over 12,000 Hindus gather in KashmirAbout 12,000 Hindus, mostly migrant Kashmiri Pandits, gathered at the 'Sangam' (confluence) of the Jhelum river and Sindh stream to celebrate 'Maha Kumbh'.
Apr 23, 2016
Spirituality, mysticism and festivity: All you need to know about this year's Maha Kumbh Mela at UjjainSpirituality, mysticism, festivity, adventure and cultural extravaganza meet on the banks of River Kshipra at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, with the beginning of the month-long Maha Kumbh Mela — Simhastha.
Aug 22, 2015
Did you know? Maha Kumbh Mela is better organised than FIFA World Cup, acc to Harvard bookAccording to a book produced by scholars and students of Harvard University, Maha Kumbh 2013 was far better organised than Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
Jul 02, 2014
CAG punches holes in UP govt's Maha Kumbh expenditureIn a major embarrassment for the Uttar Pradesh government, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has punched many holes in the much-hyped 2013 Maha Kumbh in Allahabad.
Apr 24, 2013
Akhilesh visits Harvard to deliver lecture on organising Kumbh MelaAkhilesh Yadav is the first chief minister of Uttar Pradesh to get the Harvard invite.
Mar 10, 2013
Lakhs of devotees take dip to mark start of Shivaratri, end of KumbhLakhs of devotees on Sunday thronged the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati for a holy dip on the auspicious occasion of Maha Shivaratri, bringing the Maha Kumbh to a close.
Feb 19, 2013
Army troops plug Ganga breach in Kumbh, averting disasterA breach in an embankment along the Ganga caused by recent heavy rainfall which threatened to inundate a large area and affect Maha Kumbh pilgrims in Allahabad, was on Tuesday plugged by a 60-member team of Army's Red Eagle Division.
Feb 18, 2013
Images: How sadhus become Naga sadhus at the Maha KumbhHow do men become Naga sadhus, considered among the most unique holy men seen at the Maha Kumbh? Here are photographs of men who have chosen to join the ranks of the holy men.
Feb 15, 2013
Another tragedy at Kumbh; one dead, five injured in fireThe fire in which one person was killed comes days after a stampede in which over 35 people were killed.
Feb 15, 2013
What happens to the tons of garbage left behind at the Kumbh?The 55-day affair, which draws devotees not just from India, but across the world, has its management skills put to test. Besides crowd management, the tons of waste generated at the congregation is a task that has kept Mela authorities on guard.