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Mar 05, 2019
Three Guinness world records, 24.05 cr devotees, 20,000 cops: 2019 Kumbh Mela was a mammoth feat of numbersThe Sangam, which is the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati river, was witness to a feat of numbers as the Kumbh Mela broke world records and saw more than 24.05 crore devotees take a dip during the festival.
Jan 29, 2019
The politics of Kumbh: Does the costliest Mela have a vote bank agenda?It’s a surreal sight, and yet in a state that has been on a renaming overdrive, it is perhaps the very image of a Hindutava culture being embodied. Approximately 200 people set off from various parts of Bundelkhand, in what is essentially a state-sponsored caravan, to the ongoing Kumbh Mela in erstwhile Allahabad, now Prayagraj.
Jan 17, 2019
Ram Nath Kovind to visit Prayagraj as Kumbh Mela enters 3rd day; President to unveil statue of Maharishi Bhardwaj todayThe 55-day long Kumbh Mela, which began on Tuesday, will end on 4 March. It is the largest human congregation in the world, with over 130 million pilgrims expected to participate in the festival.
Jan 15, 2019
At Rs 4,236-cr, 2019 Kumbh mela in Prayagraj is Uttar Pradesh's costliest ever: Figure is 80% of UP's total health budget, claim activistsThe 2019 Kumbh is also the costliest so far. The Maha Kumbh of 2013, when the state was ruled by Samajwadi Party and led by Akhilesh Yadav, cost Rs 1,300 crore while the 2001 Purna Kumbh Mela had a budget of just Rs 165 crore.
Oct 16, 2018
Allahabad is now Prayagraj: Uttar Pradesh Cabinet gives approval to new name ahead of 2019 Kumbh MelaThe historic city of Allahabad was Tuesday officially renamed as Prayagraj. The decision was taken by the Uttar Pradesh cabinet presided over by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.