Maha Kumbh was crash course in Hinduism: French filmmaker

French documentary maker Diego Bunuel, who spent 21 days at the ongoing Maha Kumbh, the largest gathering of people in the world, in Allahabad, said it was more like a crash course in Hinduism.

Lakhs take holy dip as `Maha Kumbh` begins

Ash-smeared naked `naga` ascetics, sadhus and seers perched atop decked up chariots led millions of pilgrims in taking a holy dip in the Sangam.