Maha Kumbha Mela

Maha Kumbha Mela
   See Kumbha Mela.

Encyclopedia of Hinduism. . 2007.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Kumbha Mela —    The Kumbha Mela (pot festival) is held once every three years, moving in rotation among four river side sites in India: Prayag (ALLAHABAD), HARIDVAR, Ujjaini, and Nasik. The first two of these loca tions are in Uttar Pradesh, Ujjaini is in… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Kumbha Mela — Naga Babas bei der Rückkehr von der rituellen Waschung, Kumbh Mela 2001, Allahabad Triveni Sangham (Zusammenfluss von Yamuna und Ganges in Allahabad), Ziel der Pr …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mela — For other uses, see Mela (disambiguation). An article related to Hinduism …   Wikipedia

  • Kumbh Mela — 2001 Kumbh Mela at Allahabad Official name Kumbh Mela, Maha Kumbha Mela Observed by Hindus Typ …   Wikipedia

  • Kumbh Mela — 2001 Kumbh Mela (Hindi, m., कुंभ मेला, kumbh melā, von Kumbh (Krug) und Mela (Fest)) gilt als das größte religiöse Fest des Hinduismus und der Welt. Es ist die größte und die einzige von Mond aus sichtbare Menschenmenge auf dem Planeten Erde. Die …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kumbh Mela — Kumbhamelâ Religions Védisme Brahmanisme Hindouisme Ajîvika Jaïnisme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Haridwar — Infobox Indian Jurisdiction native name = Haridwar type = city latd = 29.96 | longd = 78.16| state name = Uttarakhand district = Haridwar skyline = Haridwar Aerial view.jpg skyline caption = Aerial view of Haridwar locator position = right leader …   Wikipedia

  • Dhyanalinga — Inside the Dhyanalinga temple The Dhyanalinga is a Yogic temple located 30 km (19 mi) from Coimbatore, India. The temple was consecrated by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, a yogi and mystic. The temple is consecrated using prana prathista and… …   Wikipedia

  • new moon/full moon ceremonies —    New moon (amavasya) and full moon (purnima) observances and rituals have been held in India since VEDIC times at least. Many festivals and holy days occur on these days in contemporary India.    The following are some of the full moon… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Kumbhamela — Une berge du Gange lors de la Kumbhamela de 2010 à Haridwar La Kumbhamelā ou Kumbha Melā littéralement la fête, mela de la cruche, kumbha est un pèlerinage hindou, se produisant quatre fois tous les douze ans et qui a lieu, à tour de rôle, dans… …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.