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2016 Simhastha Kumbh in Ujjain | Auspicious Bathing Dates for Ujjain Kumbh Mela

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2016 Kumbh Mela Schedule at Ujjain
Kumbh Mela is organized at Ujjain at the bank of river Shipra every 12 years, which is popularly known as Simhastha Kumbha. The recent Mela would be held in year 2016.

Jupiter transitted to Simha Rashi from Karka Rashi on July 14, 2015 (Tuesday) and Jupiter would stay in Simha Rashi up to August 11, 2016. When the Sun enters into Mesha Rashi while the Jupiter is already in Simha Rashi, Kumbha Mela is organized at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh. In 2016, the Sun would remain into Mesha Rashi from April 13, 2016 to May 14, 2016.

The main bathing day during Kumbh Mela falls on Amavasya day when the Sun and the Moon are positioned in the Mesha Rashi while Jupiter stays in Simha Rashi.

Kumbh Maha Snan on

6th
May 2016
(Friday)
Kumbh Mela Bath
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Kumbh Mela Timings


Kumbh Snan Starts on 22nd April 2016 (Friday)
Kumbh Snan Ends on 21st May 2016 (Saturday)
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List of Auspicious Bathing Days during Kumbh Mela
22 April (Friday) Chaitra Purnima, Hanuman Jayanti
03 May (Tuesday) Varuthini Ekadashi
06 May (Friday) Vaishakha Amavasya
09 May (Monday) Akshaya Tritiya
11 May (Wednesday) Shankaracharya Jayanti
15 May (Sunday) Vrishabha Sankranti
17 May (Tuesday) Mohini Ekadashi
19 May (Thursday) Pradosh Vrat
20 May (Friday) Narasimha Jayanti
21 May (Saturday) Vaishakha Purnima, Buddha Purnima
List of Shahi Snan Days
22 April (Friday) Chaitra Purnima, Hanuman Jayanti
06 May (Friday) Vaishakha Amavasya
09 May (Monday) Akshaya Tritiya
21 May (Saturday) Vaishakha Purnima, Buddha Purnima
* The main bathing day on Amavasya day is listed on Vaishakha Amavasya as per Purnimanta calendar. However, in Amanta calendars, followed in Maharashtra and Gujarat, the same Amavasya is listed as Chaitra Amavasya.

* As per DrikPanchang Vrishabha Sankranti falls on May 14. However, official Vrishabha Sankranti Shahi Snan date is listed one day after Vrishabha Sankranti that is on May 15, 2016.
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