New Delhi: Considered the biggest congregation of faith on earth, the Kumbh Mela is held at four locations – Haridwar, Prayag, Ujjain and Nashik.
In Nashik it is held Sun and Jupiter are in Leo during the Hindu month of Bhadraprada (August-September).
While normal Kumbh Mela is held every 3 years, the Ardh Kumbh Mela is held every 6 years at Haridwar and Prayag, Purna Kumbh Mela takes place every 12 years at four places mentioned above.
July 14 2015 (Tuesday): Flag hoisting of the main ceremony at Ram Kunda
August 14 2015 (Friday): Flag hoisting of the Akhara at Sadhugram
August 26 2015 (Wednesday): Shravan Shudha- First Snan
August 29 2015 (Saturday): Shravan Purnima - First Shahi Snan at Ram Kunda
September 13 2015 (Sunday): Bhadrapad Amavasya - Second Shahi Snan/ Main bathing day
September 18 2015 (Friday): Bhadrapad Shukla Panchmi (Rushipanchami) - Third Shahi Snan
September 25 2015 (Friday): Bhadrapad Shukla Dwadashi - Vaman Dwadashi Snan