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Kumbh Mela

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Faces Protests At Kumbh Over Delay In Ram Temple Construction

Feb 02, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat faced protesters shouting slogans like 'Mandir Banao, ya waapas jao' at the Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj.

CM Yogi Told Me Govt Is Not Free To Act On Ayodhya Issue: Puri Peethadhishwar

Feb 01, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Puri Peethadhishwar Swami Nischlananda Saraswati made the claim after the chief minister met him at Kumbh Mela.

Ram, Krishna Did Not Smoke, Why Should We: Baba Ramdev To Sadhus At Kumbh Mela

We sadhus have left everything including our home, mother and father for a greater cause, then why we cannot leave smoking," Yoga guru Ramdev said.

You Want To Keep Ganga Clean And Also Wash Sins There: Shashi Tharoor's Dig On Yogi Adityanath's Kumbh Dip

Jan 30, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Tharoor wrote: "Ganga bhi swachh rakhni hain, aur paap bhi yahi dhone hain. Iss Sangam mein sab nange hain. Jai Ganga Maiya ki!"

Yogi Cabinet Took Dip In Sangam To Wash Off Their Sins: UP Minister

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and his ministerial colleagues took a dip in the Sangam on Tuesday after holding a cabinet meeting in Prayagraj.

29 January, 2019

Yogi Adityanath's Cabinet Meeting At Kumbh Mela In Prayagraj Today

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Yogi Adityanath has shifted the Uttar Pradesh cabinet meeting to Prayagraj that will be held on the banks of the Sangam at the Kumbh Mela for the first time on Tuesday.

26 January, 2019

Priyanka Gandhi Likely To Begin Political Innings With Kumbh Holy Dip

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Priyanka Gandhi will hold a press conference along with Rahul Gandhi in Lucknow on February 4.

20 January, 2019

Fire Breaks Out At Kumbh Mela

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The fire broke out around 6 PM and fire fighters extinguished it with minutes, police said.

19 January, 2019

Kumbh Mela: Two NGOs Launch Alliance To Ensure Children's Safety

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This Kumbh Mela, the two NGOs will work together to make volunteers present at different points of the Mela in a bid to reunite missing children with their families.

16 January, 2019

Swachh Kumbh Falls Flat As Thousands Of Toilets Go Non-Functional On Day 1

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On the very first "Shahi Snan" (royal bath) that took place on Tuesday on the occasion of the auspicious Makar Sankranti, dozens of visitors could be seen defecating and relieving themselves in the open.

15 January, 2019

Kumbh Mela Opens At Prayagraj, Thousands Of Devotees Take Holy Dip On Makar Sankranti

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The Kumbh Mela is held every six years, while the Maha Kumbh takes place every 12 years.


14 January, 2019

Fire Breaks Out At Kumbh Mela Venue In Prayagraj

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Firefighters rushed to control the blaze which engulfed the makeshift structure at the venue

02 December, 2018

Here Is Why The Yogi Govt Put A Ban On Weddings In Prayagraj

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The ban on the use of wedding halls, guest houses and banquet halls for weddings and ceremonies has left residents of Prayagraj in the lurch.

16 January, 2018

After Haj Subsidy Scrapped, Spotlight On State-Funded Hindu Pilgrimages, Including Rs 2,500 Crore By UP Govt For Ardh Kumbh

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The Indian government on Tuesday withdrew the subsidy to Hajj pilgrims in accordance to a 2012 Supreme Court

04 January, 2018

UP Govt Directs Cinema Halls To Show Kumbh Logo Before Screening Movies

Outlook Web Bureau

The decision comes soon after the Yogi Adityanath government announced that all official letters will carry the Kumbh logo.

13 September, 2017

Yogi Govt To Rename Allahabad As 'Prayagraj' On Seers' Demand

Outlook Web Bureau

They also assured Yogi that 14 fake babas will not participate in the Ardh Kumbh

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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