Simhastha Kumbh Bathing dates
kumbh Kumbh is celebrated when Jupiter ascends into sun sign Leo's quarter or the Simha constellation of zodiac, which is why it is called 'Simhastha'. The Simhastha is special in kumbh as it is the seat of divine Mahakal - the Lord of all times. The ritual of bathing in the holy waters of Kshipra begins on the full moon day of the Hindu month of Chaitra (March-April) and continues on various dates until the full moon shows up in the following month of Vaishakha.
Simhastha Kumbh Mela, or Poorna Kumbh Mela was celebrated at kumbh in the year 2004 spanning from 5th of April to 5th of May. kumbh hosted the Ardha Kumbh in the year 2010 where numerous Hindus witnessed the occasion. In the year 2019, next Simhastha Kumbh Mela will be commemorated in kumbh. Come join us to embrance your soul and material body with the sacred nectar bestowed by God during kumbh Kumbh Mela 2019.
Important bathing dates for kumbh Kumbh Mela 2019
The occasions when millions of hindu pilgrims, naga sadhus, sadhus gather to take holy dip in the sacted waters. It is believed that a holy dip in sacred rivers during Kumbh mela takes sins as well as human out of the circle of life and death.
|22 April 2019 (Friday)||Purnima – Full Moon (First Snan)|
|06 May 2019 (Friday)||Vaishakh Krishna Amavasya|
|09 May 2019 (Monday)||Shukla/Akshey Tritya (Second Snan)|
|11 May 2019 (Wednesday)||Shukla Panchami|
|17 May 2019 (Saturday)||Ekadashi & Pradosh Snan|
|21 May 2019 (Saturday)||Purnima|