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Devotees take holy dip on Makar Sankranti as Kumbh Mela opens

India: The kumbh mela is held every six years, while the maha kumbh takes place every 12 years.

 

Thousands of devotees take holy dip on Makar Sankranti

India: The kumbh mela is held every six years, while the maha kumbh takes place every 12 years.

 

Over 90 lakh take holy dip in Sangam on 'Makar Sankranti'

India: After the holy dip, people offered alms to the destitute and poor, and prayed to the sun god.

 

Over 40 lakh take dip at Sangam on Makar Sankranti

India: The bathing also kick-started the month-long magh mela.

 

'Silence! Gods are meditating'

India: The temple doors will be reopened february 26, the day the deities 'return' and people will start their routine..