The Great Kumbh Mela

The Great Kumbh Mela

Client: Govt. of Uttar Pradesh, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh, Govt. of Maharastra

Duration, Year & Location: 30-day Event | Managing and Operating Kumbh Mela every year since 1921
Every 6 Years at Haridwar & Allahabad | Every 12 Years at Ujjain & Nashik

Description

The Kumbh Festival is held at Haridwar & Allahabad every six years, and at Ujjain and Nashik every twelve years, on the banks of holy rivers. In Prayag it is held on the banks of the rivers Ganga-Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, in Haridwar at the Ganga ,in Nashik at the Godavari, and in Ujjain at the Shipra. A great fair is organised on these river banks with a huge congregation of devoted pilgrims visiting the fair.

Scope of Work

  • Conceptualizing and Designing of the Venue
  • Production & Execution of the Venue
  • Turnkey Event Infrastructure Execution
  • Akhada –13 | Area – 2 lakh sq. mt. per akhada | Capacity – 20,000 people per akhada
  • Residential Halls | Community Kitchens & Dining Halls | Hospitals & Dispensaries
  • Police Camps | Government Offices | Sector Offices |Toilet Blocks

Event Highlights

An estimated 120 million people visited the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad (2013) over a two-month period

Over 30 million people visited the site on a single day

Police Camps for more than 30,000 officers are created