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.
Sita and Ram. Prayag
Back to the Nirvani Akhara. A few afternoon, singers and dancers from Janakpur, Nepal, where Sita was born came to sing the story of Sita and Ram in the Akhara. All of them are boys. Other images will follow.