Kumbh Mela 2013 evoked in one of the oldest city of India- Allahabad. The city with a population of 50 lakh, welcomed more than 5 crore devotees for this grand festival, which is held once in every 12 years in the city. The response has been tremendous as people from all over the country participated in this Mela. On the eve of Mauni Amavasya, there was a record breaking number of devotees, which was calculated to be a whopping three crore.
A lot of saints, Naga Sadhus and pilgrims made their way to the sacred river Ganga for the Holy dip. The Maha Kumbh Mela 2013 will go on till 25 February 2013 and many more devotees are expected to reach Allahabad to seek blessings.
Those who have not been able to make it to the Festival can have a glance to our Kumbh Mela 2013 picture gallery. These are live pictures taken at the Mela and viewers can enjoy the mega festival through these from the comforts of their home. So, let s take a tour to the Kumbh Mela through the incredible, magnificent and unique images.
|Live Pictures from Kumbh Mela 2013|