Maha Shivaratri 2021: According to religious beliefs, during the Haridwar Kumbh Mela, it is auspicious to bathe in the holy Ganges River. It is believed that during this time, by taking three dips in the Ganges, all sins are destroyed and people get salvation.
Kumbh Mela 2021: Kumbh Mela has started last January 14, 2021, i.e., the festival of Makar Sankranti. In Haridwar, lakhs of people are coming to bow their heads with reverence on the banks of Maa Ganga. This is the largest gathering of faith and spirituality in the world which is known as Kumbh Mela. According to the scriptures, constellations and zodiac signs determine which of the four fixed places Kumbh is to be held. These four places are Ganga Beach in Haridwar, Ganga-Yamuna-Saraswati Sangam beach in Prayagraj, Godavari beach in Nashik and Shipra river in Ujjain. However, due to the amazing movement and corona of the planets, this time the Kumbh Mela of Haridwar is being affected. It is this year after the 11th year. It is generally a tradition to celebrate it every 12th year. According to astrological scriptures, Jupiter’s arrival in Aquarius and Sun-sign in Aries makes such a coincidence.
This time on March 11, Shivratri will be the first royal bath of Kumbh Mela 2021. At the same time, the third main royal bath will take place on April 14 on the occasion of Aries Sankranti. Due to Corona, some restrictions have been imposed this time. Let us tell you that this time the Kumbh Mela will be just 48 days. It was usually observed for 120 days. This is the second fair of this century. In this, other religious functions including Kumbh Snan are done.
Let us tell you the movement of the zodiac signs that the Sun’s arrival in Aries sign every year on 14 April. However, after every 12 years, the arrival of Brahaspati in Aquarius. But, this time in the 11th year itself, it is coming on 5 April.
Dates of Kumbh Mela 2021 Shahi Snan
First Shahi Snan in Kumbh Mela 2021: 11 March
Second Shahi Snan at Kumbh Mela 2021: April 12 Somwati Amavasya
Third main Shahi Snan at Kumbh Mela 2021: April 14 Aries Sankranti
Fourth royal bath at Kumbh Mela 2021: 27 April Baisakh Poornima
Significance of Kumbh Snan
According to religious beliefs, it is auspicious to have a bath in the holy Ganges River during Haridwar Kumbh Mela. It is believed that during this time, by taking three dips in the Ganges, all sins are destroyed and people get salvation.
astrological importance of Kumbh
The astrological importance of Kumbh has also been told. People who are walking on Saturn’s half are benefited by taking a Kumbh bath. At the same time, those who are suffering from the inauspiciousness of Shani Dev should also bath lawfully on the auspicious date. Gemini, Saturn’s bed on Libra and Sagittarius, Saturn on Capricorn and Aquarius is going on. Along with this, people who have problems related to Rahu-Ketu, also get benefit from bathing Kumbh.