Kumbha Mela 2010 Calendar – Haridwar Kumbh Mela Bathing Dates



During the holy festival of Kumbh Mela 2010 at Haridwar the main event is taking a bath or dip in the Holy River Ganga. This holy bath takes place on particular dates as per the Kumbh Mela calendar. It is said that a holy dip in sacred rivers during Maha Kumbh help humans to come out of the circle of life and death. Here is the Kumbh Mela 2010 calendar with the bathing dates:

January 14, 2010 – Makarsankranti

January 15, 2010 – Mauni Amavasi – Surya Grahan Snan

January 20 – Basant Panchami

January 30 – Magh Purnima

February 12, 2010 – Mahashivaratri Shahi Snan

Marach 15 – Somvati Amavasi – Shahi Snan

March 16 – Navasamvatarambh Snan – Hindu New Year

March 24 – Ramnavami Snan

March 30 – Chaitra Purnima Snan/ Vaishnav Akhara Snan

April 14, 2010 – Mesha Sankranti Shahi Snan Parv

April 28, 2010 – Vaishak Aadik Maas Purnima Snan

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