The Kumbh Diary : Shaahi Snaan (Holy Dip) of day one

Kumbh Mela Shahi Snaan
Photo Credit : Tanveer Farooqui

The Simhastha Kumbh Mela, 2016 has commenced with Shahi Snaan (Holy Dip) at Ujjain. The holy gathering is this time expecting a mass of over 20-30 million devotees altogether. This dip is believed to be a stepping stone towards liberation and washing all sins of every individual who indulges.

Starting from April, 22 2016 til May 21, 2016, the month long festival shall attract seekers and seers from every corner of India.

Shahi Snaan Kumbh Mela
Photo Credit : Tanveer Farooqui

 

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