The Kumbh is one of the most sacred festivals in India. As we know, India is a country of festivals and fairs and Indian have faith in Gods and Goddesses. Every time, Millions of people gather to take part in Ardh Kumbh & Maha Kumbh festivities and religious chantings.
Kumbh Mela Destinations in India
Kumbh Mela is held every third year at one of the four places by rotation Haridwar, Prayagraj, Nashik and Ujjain. During Kumbh festival, people take a holy bath in these rivers.
Aardh Kumbh happens every 6 years in Haridwar and Prayag(Prayagraj).
Kumbh Mela 2019 Dates:14 Jan to 4 March
Kumbh Mela 2019 Duration: 55 Days
15 Jan: Makar Sakranti
21 Jan: Paush Purnima
4 Feb: Mauni Amvasya
10 Feb: Basant Panchami
19 Feb: Maghi Purnima
4 Mar: Mahashivratri
How determine Kumbh dates
Each site’s celebration dates are calculated in advance according to a special combination of zodiacal positions of Bṛhaspati (Jupiter), Surya (the Sun) and Chandra (the Moon). source