Kumbh Mela 2019

 

Kumbh Mela is the largest spiritual gathering on the planet which takes place every 12 years.  The last major Kumbh Mela took place in 2012. 2019 is the year of the Ardh (half) Kumbh Mela celebration, a smaller version which occurs every six years.

The location–at the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers–is considered holy.

Read more about the event at:

https://kumbh.gov.in/en

https://www.kumbhamela.net/

Photos:

https://www.istockphoto.com/photos/kumbh-mela?sort=mostpopular&mediatype=photography&phrase=kumbh%20mela

Dharma Readings

If you are interested in learning more about Dharma, I highly recommend the following:

  • The Great Work of Your Life by Stephen Cope
  • The Living Gita: the Complete Bhagavad Gita–commentary by Sri Swami Satchidananda
  • The Mahabharata: a Modern Retelling–translation by Carole Satyamurti
  • The Four Desires by Rod Stryker