Largest Peaceful gathering on the planet,
In the History of the Planet!
A spiritual experience unlike any other. On December 7, 2017, the Kumbh Mela was recognized by UNESCO as an ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage’ of humanity.
”The Kumbh Mela was recognized by UNESCO as an ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage’ of humanity on December 7, 2017,Kumbh 2019A religious gathering
”A wonderful gathering of humans happens once in 12 years. It is believed that a holy dip at the "Sangam" will wash away all your sins and break the cycle of rebirth.Kumbh 2019A religious gathering
A gathering so big, it is visible from space
Just How big is it?
With a gathering of 150 Million visitors, it would be the 9th largest in terms of population.
Kumbh vs International Sports Fest
Previous editions of Olympics and Fifa world cup had 6 and 8 Million visitors respectively which is not even 10% of 150 Million visitors expected for Kumbh 2019.
Population of Australia
Kumbh single day gathering
Land Area of Australia
Land Area of Entire India
A river bank
More populated than Australia on a single 'Shahi Snaan' day
4 Million people, which made up 1% of total Indian population attended the Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj (then Allahabad).
An estimated 150 million, over 10% of the current Indian population will visit a High Tech Kumbh 2019 at Prayagraj.
India's Burning Man? How similar are the two?
Themed around Fundamental Element
While Kumbh is based on water for purity of soul, burning man uses fire as its central theme
A temporary city of tents is built for the both events which is destroyed post it
Seclusion from the world
Both offer a world away from are all the materialism of life.