Ardh Kumbh Mela Haridwar, India

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Start Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2016                     End Date: Sat, 30 Apr 2016
Venue: Haridwar Uttarakhand, India
Related to: Uttarakhand Travel Guide

The upcoming Haridwar Ardh kumbh Mela 2016 will take place from 1st January 2016 to 30th April 2016. According to Hindu mythology 'Ardh Kumbh Mela' takes place when the planet Jupiter enters Aquarius and the Sun enters Aries. It is considered as a very sacred Hindu Pilgrimage in India. It takes place at four Indian holy places that are Allahabad, Haridwar, Ujjain and  Nasik in every six years.

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This Ardh Kumbh Mela is the power of faith that can part a river, move mountains. Millions of pilgrims are gathered together to be freed from the vicious earthly cycle of life and death and move towards a heavenly realm, which knows no pain in life. Kumbh Mela at Haridwar is the most popular Indian pilgrimages due to its name, exceptional media coverage and Tourist traffic.

Main Bathing Dates of 2016 Haridwar Ardh Kumbh Mela

DateDayOccasion
January 14Thursday Makar Sankranti
February 12FridayVasant Panchami
February 22MondayMagh Purnima
March 7MondayMahashivratri
April 7ThursdayChaitra Amavasya
April 8FridayChaitra Shukla Pratipada
April 14ThursdayMesha Sankranti
April 15Friday Ram Navami
April 22Friday Chaitra shukla Purnima

Bathing Ghats for 2016 Ardh Kumbh Mela in Haridwar

1. Har Ki Pauri
2. Asthi Pravath Ghat
3. Subhash Ghat
4. Gau Ghat
5. Sapth Sarover Kshetra Ghat
6. Sarvanand Ghat
7. Pantdweep Ghat
8. Kangra Ghat
9. Roode Bale Wala
10. Ghat Ganesh Ghat
11. Varagi Camp Ghat
12. Sati Ghat
13. Daksheshwar Ghat
14. Singh Dwar Ghat
15. Sita Ghat

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