India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Seers and devotees today took 'shahi snan' (royal bath) at Kushavartatirthi pond in Trimbakeshwar on the third 'parvani' (auspicious day) of the ongoing Kumbh Mela.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
The third and final 'shahi snaan' or the royal bath during the ongoing Kumbh Mela will take place tomorrow at Trimbakeshwar, where a royal procession will be taken out by the seers and Mahants.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday September 24, 2015
Think Kumbh Mela, and thanks to Bollywood films from the '60s and '70s, the first thing that comes to mind is missing kids or separated twins. So, it's a matter of great pride for the local authorities that this year, every single person who has gone missing so far, has been reunited with their family or friends.
Associated Press | Saturday September 19, 2015
A group of technology innovators has launched a digital information platform at the six-week Kumbh Mela.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday September 15, 2015
A devotee attending the Kumbh Mela in Nashik in Maharashtra tried to kill himself by jumping off a bridge into the waters of the River Godavari below.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
Terming as "illegal" the Maharashtra government's decision of releasing two TMC (thousand million cubic) dam water for shahi snans at Kumbh Mela in Nashik, the Bombay High Court today asked the government to rethink its decision before the next shahi snan (royal bath) on September 18.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 12, 2015
Nashik city and Trimbakeshwar have geared up for the second 'shahi snaan' (holy bath) in river Godavari tomorrow during the ongoing Kumbh Mela.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
Rajya Sabha MP Munavvar Saleem has demanded a nationwide ban on cow slaughter.
India News | Press Trust India | Saturday August 29, 2015
The first 'shahi snan' of the ongoing Kumbh Mela began in Nashik today with thousands of devotees, including 'mahants' of various akhadas or sects, thronging the ghats of River Godavari to take the holy dip.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Central Railway has decided to run unreserved special trains from Nasik Road to Aurangabad, Amaravati, Daund and Itarsi as well as between Devlali and Wardha to clear the extra rush of pilgrims during the ongoing Kumbha Mela in Nashik.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
Beside the existing six fire stations in the city, Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has set up the four temporary fire stations at Sadhu Gram in Nashik for the ongoing Kumbh Mela.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis and his Madhya Pradesh counterpart Shivraj Singh Chouhan will attend the flag hoisting ceremony of three akhadas in Nashik at the ongoing Kumbh Mela on August 19.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said that the state government planned to link the Godavari river with Krishna and Penna rivers.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
To clear extra rush of passengers for the ongoing Kumbh Mela being celebrated at Nashik, the Central Railway (CR) has decided to run daily unreserved special trains with 18 general second class coaches, between Nasik Road to Bhusaval and Itarsi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
To accommodate the travel of devotees visiting the Kumbh Mela being celebrated in Nashik, the Central Railway (CR) has decided to run 20 special trains between Pune and Kamakhya.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
There will be "no VIP or VVIP movement" in Nashik during the days of 'royal bath' at the ongoing Kumbh Mela to ensure that seers and devotees do not face any inconvenience, Maharashtra Government today said.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 16, 2015
The Nashik district administration has rebutted claims made by activists that the Godavari river is polluted with sewage.
Andhra Pradesh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Thousands of pilgrims took holy dip in Godavari River in Rajahmundry today as authorities took steps to improve crowd management, a day after 27 people died in a stampede.
Others News | NDTV.com | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Some 15 policemen have been injured in clashes today in Maharashtra's Nashik.
Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by Uma Sudhir (With inputs from Agencies), Edited by Aashna Harjani | Tuesday July 14, 2015
27 people, most of them elderly women, were crushed to death this morning in a stampede on the banks of the River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh on the first day of a major religious festival. At least 25 people were injured.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Simhastha Kumbh Mela, the largest congregation of faith in the world, began today with the traditional ceremony of hoisting of flags and thousands of people taking a holy dip in Kushawart and Ramkund in Godavari river in the two towns.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
Sadhus and pilgrims in their thousands are pouring in the city as the Simhastha Kumbh Mela, one of the largest religious congregations on the Earth, is set to start tomorrow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Railways have decided to run 12 super-fast special trains between Nasik Road and Howrah on account of Kumbh Mela to be celebrated in Nasik.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Maharashtra minister for tribal welfare Vishnu Sawra today said in Palghar that more than eight crore devotees are likely to visit upcoming Kumbh Mela at Trimbakeshwar in Maharashtra's Nashik district.