The Maha Kumbh Mela ("great festival of the pot of nectar of immortality") is held every three years in each of four different locations, returning to each of four places every twelve years. An Ardh (half) Mela (festival) takes place six years after the Maha Kumbh in each location.
Gopal Das. Prayag
Gopal Das having a foot massage done by a woman having a small shop in front of the Akhara. Soni, the little girl was always with us. A very cute girl.