The scale of
The largest ever human religious gathering in the history of the planet.
Gathering of 15 Crore people in an unprecedented event.
Recognized the Kumbh mela as an intangible cultural heritage of humankind.
From 187 countries, with over 200 delegates.
From 12 different countries in the spirit of inclusion and diversity.
Guinness World Record at Kumbh
Kumbh Mela 2019, Prayagraj
Kumbh Day View
The daytime is when the snaan happens at the Kumbh Mela. It is a kaleidoscope of colours, almost simulating the grand festival of Holi all over the tent city.
Kumbh Night View
The night time at Kumbh is a brilliantly lit up firmament, aerial shots reveal that it almost simulates the other important festival of Diwali that clads the tent city in light.
Did you know?
The total budget allocated for the event is over twice the budget allocated for the previous Kumbh mela.
The money is being allocated for infrastructure, security, transportation, medical aid, surveillance, crowd management, hospitality and several more associated functions.
The first ever DIGITAL KUMBH
Did you know?
“The Parking area in the Kumbh mela has a capacity of 5 lakh vehicles, which is more than the total number of registered personal cars in Prayagraj at the time of the last Kumbh in the city.”
4,200 Premium Tents
With 20,000 beds for tourists and 84 parkings.
Alongwith 15,000 sanitation workers and 20,000 dustbins.
600 kms of roads
With 524 shuttle buses and thousands of CNG autos.
40 firefighting stations
40 police stations, 40 watch towers and 15 fire out posts.
Alongwith 2000 Ganga Praharis as foot soldiers.
40,700 LED lamps
With 54 temporary sub stations, 105km HT line and 1,050km LT lines.
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Kumbh 2019, Drone Footage
Here's what Indian and international celebrities have to say about Kumbh Mela 2019
“Historical, religious Kumbh Mela honors me lots. This year, CM Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath has made special arrangements for Aquarius specialization.”Ravi KishanActors
“My parents wanted to come to the Kumbh Mela and I am happy that I have been able to fulfill my duty as a daughter. I am lucky to be part of this magnificent Mela.”Shilpa Shetty KundraBollywood Actress
“I’ll see once I’m there. For me, it’s about going and seeing the entire ritual. I’ve heard so much about it; now it’s time to experience it,”Emraan HashmiFilm Actor
“We all felt very enlightened and emotionally calm after the yajna and the dip at Sangam. The energy there was so positive and peaceful. It was a great experience.”Ekta KapoorProducer and Director
“I really want to visit India again specifically during the Kumbh Mela pilgrimage and I’m told it is a sight to behold for the eyes and soul. I’m hoping to find what I'm looking for here.”Catherine Zeta JonesWelsh Actress