30 Amazing pictures from the biggest gathering on Earth – Kumbhmela

- - India

According to the Wiki -

Kumbh Mela is a mass Hindu pilgrimage in which Hindus gather at the Sangam, meeting place, of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Sarasvati, at Prayag where bathing for purification from sin is considered especially auspicious. The festival is billed as the “biggest gathering on Earth”; in 2001 more than 40 million gathered on the busiest of its 55 days.

Disclaimer: Some images below might contain nudity. Viewer’s discretion advised.

Find out more about it on Wikipedia.

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Photo by martin prihoda

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Photo by Retesh Gondal

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Photo by Mark Coughlan

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Photo by Aatish Jain

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Photo by Ipsito Das

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Photo by Shweza

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Photo by VividTimes

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Photo by jaydorfmanphotography

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Photo by Leonid Plotki

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Photo by jaydorfmanphotography

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Photo by Sylvain Brajeul

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Photo by David Ducoin

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Photo by Uttar Pradesh Tourist Attractions

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Photo by VividTimes

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Photo by prabhat kumar verma alld

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Photo by Kumbh Mela 2013,Sangam,Prayag,Allahabad

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Photo by © Poras Chaudhary

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Photo by PresentMomentRetreat

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Photo by carbajo.sergio

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Photo by Satyaki Basu

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Photo by Sylvain Brajeul

Shiva Raj Giri

Photo by Thierry Brésillon

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Photo by RAMESHA GOWDA

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Photo by prabhat kumar verma alld

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Photo by Kumbh Mela 2013,Sangam,Prayag,Allahabad

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Photo by Its Me Jegan

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Photo by jaydorfmanphotography

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Photo by Biker Bandit

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Photo by Leonid Plotkin

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