Located at the confluence of three rivers, the Saraswathi, the Ganga and the Yamuna, Allahabad is a holy city of Uttar Pradesh, India. The city serves as the headquarters of the Maha Kumbh Mela that takes place once in 12 years. The astrologers calculate it as the most sacred moment to participate in the “Holy Dip Program”.
The sacred place of Sangam is the place where the most revered event of the Hindus takes place: the Kumbh Mela. It is located about 7 km from the municipality of civil lines of the city. The term ‘Sangam’ is a Sanskrit word, meaning Confluence. This is the place where tourists can witness the amalgamation of three of the most sacred rivers in the Hindu mythological: Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati.
In the union, visitors can clearly see the brown waters of the Ganges and the pure waters of the Yamuna merging into … Read the rest