Devotees Throng the ‘Shahi Snan’ as Kumbh Mela Draws to a Close

Devotees Throng the ‘Shahi Snan’ as Kumbh Mela Draws to a Close

A sea of people, some drawn from abroad, braving the sultry weather flooded the banks of Kshipra river on Saturday for the ongoing third and last ‘shahi snan’ (royal bath) of the Simhastha-Kumbh Mela, marking the end of the month-long festival. The snan began in the...
10 Awesome Facts About the Kumbh Mela!

10 Awesome Facts About the Kumbh Mela!

Hindus all around the world are known to celebrate festivals with much passion and fervour, sometimes to express joy and hope and sometimes to appease the gods in the hope of attaining salvation. The Kumbh Mela, held every three years, is one such festival, a...