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Lakhs gather to take holy bath during Kumbh festival in Nashik and Trimbakeshwar


Lakhs gather to take holy bath during Kumbh festival in Nashik and Trimbakeshwar

Nashik, Aug 29 (ANI): Lakhs of devotees have thronged the twin pilgrim centres of Nashik and Trimbakeshwar on Saturday morning for the first 'Shahi Snan' (Royal Bath) of the Kumbh Mela. The authorities have made elaborate security arrangements as over a crore people are expected to assemble for the holy dip.

Thousands of sadhus belonging to the Vaishnav and Shavia sects were the first to take the 'Shahi Snan' in Nashik. Nashik Kumbh Mela is celebrated when Jupiter and the sun falls on the zodiac sign, Leo.

The Nashik Kumbh Mela is one of the hallowed festivals of India and is organized at a big scale.

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