मेला प्रत्येक तीन वर्षो के बाद नासिक, इलाहाबाद, उज्जैन, और हरिद्वार में बारी-बारी से मनाया जाता है । इलाहाबाद में संगम के तट पर होने वाला आयोजन सबसे भव्य और पवित्र माना जाता है ।
इस मेले में लाखो की संख्या में श्रद्धालु सम्मिलित होते है । ऐसी मान्यता है कि संगम के पवित्र जल में स्नान करने से आत्मा शुद्ध हो जाती है । संगम कुम्भ और अर्धकुम्भ के दौरान नदी के किनारे विशाल शिविर लगाये जाते हैं ।
“Simhastha Kumbh Mahaparv” is one of the four “Kumbh Melas” celebrated as largest spiritual gathering on the planet earth. Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv is rejoiced by taking holy dip on the banks of river Kshipra in Ujjain city of Madhya Pradesh State in India. Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv event is based on the celestial line-up of planets and the signs of the Zodiac which occurs in every 12 years.
Try not to miss anything, as the live broadcasting of Kumbh Mela will be appeared on Doordarshan. You can observe every one of the rituals, snan, events, celebrations, pooja and all together you can watch a large number of individuals occupied with Ujjain Kumbh Mela.
Simhastha Live Coverage Ujjain Kumbh 2016 - How to Watch Online?Doordarshan (DD National) will be live broadcasting the Simhastha Kumbh Mela in Ujjain from 21 April.
DD has been restricted in as the selective broadcasting partner during the current year's Simhastha Kumbh Mela. Near 40 DD cameras, will be covering the occasion live, with labor of 200. Doordarshan will share clean encourage to all national private TV slots.
Consistently, a studio investigation by a specialist will concentrate on all parts of the Kumbh Mela including the exploratory part and will offer a reasonable clarification and comprehension of the petitions and ceremonies performed.
Via Indore – Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport (IDR) at Indore is the nearest airport to Ujjain, 55 km away. Indore is connected to major cities in India by air. It has direct air connectivity with New Delhi, Mumbai, Bhopal, Pune, Hyderabad, Nagpur, Raipur and Ahmedabad. Taxi services are available to reach Ujjain from Indore airport.
Via Bhopal – Raja Bhoj Airport (BHO) at Bhopal is 172 km away from Ujjain. Bhopal has daily flights to and from New Delhi and Mumbai.
Ujjain railway station is a major junction of Western railway zone. It has many long distance and direct trains to almost all parts of India. You can board direct trains to Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Jammu, Jodhpur, Jaipur Udaipur, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Ratlam, Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Baroda, Pune, Gwalior, Bilaspur, Patna, Nagpur, Cochin, Hyderabad, Bangalore. Dehradun etc. During the period of Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv, trains coming to Ujjain will be halted at flag stations that are of little distance of 10-12 kilometers. Railway will provide buses to reach Ujjain and Mela area. Necessary arrangements will be made for the comfort of passengers at the flag stations. You can book rail ticket through website www.irctc.co.in. Some of the major rails from major cities are –
For Indore to Ujjain-
Malwa Express- Run for all days of week.
Udaipur city Express – Run for all days of week
Indb Rjpb Express- Run on Saturday only
For Nagpur to Ujjain-
AhilyaNagri Express – Run on Sunday Only
Nagpur Indore Express – Runs only on Monday.
For Jaipur to Ujjain-
Intercity Express – Run for all days of week
JP BPL Express – Run for all days of week
So have a visit to Ujjain and make it a memorable trip of your life.
Buses: Ujjain is well connected by road. Regular bus services are available from Indore (55 km), Gwalior (450 km), Ahmedabad (400 km) and Bhopal (183 km) to Ujjain. Air-conditioned buses are also available in these routes. Ujjain has two bus stands; one is near railway station for Agar, Kota and Nagda routes and at Nanakheda area to Indore and Maxi routes. You can book bus tickets from online travel portals and online and off-line travel agents. (www.charteredbus.in, www.redbus.in)
Taxi: safe, quick and comfortable travel as Inter-city packages trips (outstation trips) is available to Ujjain by many branded pan India, regional and Indore city cab service operators. (www.olacabs.com, www.starcabservices.com, www.taxiindore.com, www.charteredbus.in, www.merucabs.com)
Main Bathing Dates for Ujjain Kumbh Mela- Main Schdule dates22 April 2016 (Friday) Purnima – Full Moon (First Snan)
06 May 2016 (Friday) Vaishakh Krishna Amavasya
09 May 2016 (Monday) Shukla/Akshey Tritya (Second Snan)
11 May 2016 (Wednesday) Shukla Panchami
17 May 2016 (Saturday) Ekadashi & Pradosh Snan
21 May 2016 (Saturday) Purnima