Allahabad Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019
Kumbh mela 2019 tour planner - will take you to Allahabad where Ardh Kumbh Mela is being celebrated with great fervor and faith. we offers best and customize Kumbh mela tour packages. The Kumbh Mela, widely regarded as the largest gathering of pilgrims in the world, is a very important event for Hinduism. Held in at four different areas, a great number of Hindus arrive at the fair to bathe in the holy rivers, a ritual meant to cleans them of sin and bring purity to their lives. The Kumbh that takes place in every 6 years is called Ardh Kumbh, which in literal translation would mean Half Kumbh. Unlike Maha Kumbh (once in 12 years), Ardh Kumbh is only held in only two places in India, one being Allahabad (Prayag) and the other Haridwar.
Allahabad Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 Dates
The 2019 Allahabad Ardh Kumbh Mela is set to start on January 15, 2019, the day of Paush Purnima, and end on March 4, 2019, the day of Maha Shivratri. This will be held at the traditional site of the Triveni Sangam in Prayag.
Allahabad Kumbh Mela Tour Packages
Maha Kumbh Mela is a mass gathering of Hindu devotees. The holiest pilgrimage in the world happens every 12 years (Maha Kumbh) and every 6 years (Ardh Kumbh). The gathering of devotes happens for only one purpose and that is the holy bath in the divine river waters. The festival is celebrated at four places in India. Ujjain (on the banks of River Kshipra), Nashik (on the banks of river Godavari), Haridwar (on the banks of River Ganga and Allahabad Prayag (confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati).
Allahabad Kumbh Mela Tour Package
Duration: 03 Days / 02 Nights
Destinations : Allahabad
Rajasthan with Kumbh Mela Allahabad
Duration: 10 Days / 09 Nights
Destinations : Delhi - Jaipur- Agra – Varanasi – Allahabad – Delhi
Golden Triangle with Kumbh Mela 2019
Duration: 09 Days / 08 Nights
Destinations : Delhi – Jaipur – Agra - Allahabad - Delhi
Allahabad Kumbh Mela with Varanasi Tour
Duration: 06 Days / 05 Nights
Destinations : Delhi – Allahabad - Varaansi – Delhi
Places to visit in allahabad
Allahabad is a city in Uttar Pradesh state, north India. Triveni Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and "invisible" Saraswati rivers, is considered holy by Hindus. It’s near the 16th-century Allahabad Fort, built by Mughal Emperor Akbar. In the fort are the ancient sandstone Ashoka Pillar, the underground Patalpuri Temple and a sacred banyan tree. The Allahabad Museum has Rajasthani miniature paintings.
Allahabad Fort is a popular tourist attraction in Allahabad. It was one of the most prized citadels of the Mughal Empire. Today, the fort is under the control of the Indian Army and only a section of the fort is open to tourists.
This marvel piece was finally completed in the year 1662, under the guidance of the great Mughal King Jahangir. This historic garden was made in the memory of his son Khusro. The graves of both, son Khusro and wife Shah Begum.
Anand Bhavan was constructed in the 1930’s by the Indian leader Motilal Nehru as the Nehru Family residence. The building was constructed as the former residence of the Nehru Family known as the Swaraj Bhavan was donated to the Indian National.
Triveni Sangam is the confluence of the 3 major rivers of India namely Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati. The three rivers maintain their visible identity and can be identified by their different colors. The water from the Ganges.
This temple situated near Allahabad Fort is a unique temple. A huge idol of Hanuman, 20 feet long and 8 feet wide can be seen in a reclining position a few feet below the ground. When the river Ganga is in spate, the temple gets submerged.
The museum is located beside the Chandra Shekar Azab park. It was inaugurated in 1947. The museum has separate galleries - 18 of them - dedicated and devoted to archaeological findings, natural history exhibits, art gallery and terracotta artifacts.
Alopi Devi Mandir
Alopi Devi Mandir is situated in Alopibagh in Allahabad in state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is near to the holy Sangam, or confluence, where the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the legendary Sarasvati meet. Kumbh Mela is near to this place.
Mankameshwar Temple lies in the banks of river Yamuna, near Saraswathi Ghat. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Mondays in the Sawan month (Hindu calendar) is considered auspicious and devotees pay visit to the temple during this time.