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Kumbh Mela: The World's Biggest Gathering

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The world's biggest gathering, Kumbh Mela forms a place for the salvation of mankind who wish to be free of the cycle of life and death. In the camps one gets a respite from what has been estimated to be 50-110 million fervent devotees. And the locals know how to organize all the minute details with that perfect Indian hospitality. As a hotelier, I was mighty impressed.
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Newada Samogar, Uttar Pradesh 211009, India
Kumbh Mela is a perfect habitat for exploring "cultural curiosity." It forms a place for the salvation of mankind who wish to be free of the cycle of life and death. No small theme for the world’s biggest gathering. The crowd on the main days is...
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Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
While Kumbh Mela occurs every 3 years in 4 different Indian locations, the Maha Mela is every 12 years near Allahabad, just over 100 kilometers from Varanasi. We hired a driver with the intent of visiting two temples along the way and used the...
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Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Sublime and surreal, Kumbh Mela is an absolute-must for anyone earning their graduate degree in Festivals. For a few dozen hours, this celebration represents both the most populous place on earth and the most devoted spot on the planet. It...