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The official logo of the Prayag Kumbh Mela 2019

Kumbh 2019

Published on: 02/10/2018

Prayagraj is the most important pilgrimage centre for Hindus. Traditionally river confluences are regarded as auspicious places, but in Sangam, the significance of the confluence is most pious because here, the holy Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati meet to become one. According to legends, Vishnu was carrying a Kumbh (pot) of amrit (nectar), when […]