Ratha Saptami Snan at Kumbh Mela 2019 – 12 February

Sadhu performing Surya Arghya at Kumbh Mela 2013

Ratha Saptami is an auspicious day to observe Shahi Snan (Royal bath) at Kumbh Mela. In 2019, Ratha Saptami Shahi Snan date is February 12. Prayagraj, Allahabad, Ardh Kumbh has begun on Makar Sankranti and will end on Mahashivaratri. In 2019, it was even more auspicious as the mela is Maha Kumbha Mela which is […]

Kartik Purnima Shahi Snan during Pushkar Mela

Shahi Snan, royal bath, is observed on Kartik Purnima during Pushkar Mela. In 2017, Shahi Snan date is November 4. Several lakhs of devotees visit Pushkar Lake and take holy dip on Kartik Purnima. Every year, on Saptarshi Ghat, devotees perform Kartik Snan on a day before Karthik Poornima. Shahi Snan is also observed in […]