At Kumbh Mela 2019 in Prayagraj, a novel ‘rest room cafeteria’ is drawing the eye of many. With commode-style chairs, the cafe is subtly urgent the significance of sanitation and hygiene. Contained in the cafeteria, messages like “Journey to rest room will save journey to physician”, “Remember to clean palms after a bathroom go to” underscore the well being classes additional. In an modern model, the ‘rest room cafeteria’ manages to drive the purpose dwelling.
Listed below are some footage of the ‘Bathroom Cafetaria’ at Kumbh:
The Kumbh Mela, which began on the auspicious event of ‘Makar Sankranti’ on January 15, will finish on March 4. Greater than 10 crore pilgrims are anticipated to take a dip in ‘Sangam’ – a confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati rivers in the course of the 55-day lengthy mega occasion.
On Day 1 of the Kumbh, referred as “Shahi Snan“, round 2.2 crore folks took the holy tub within the Sangam. Devotees imagine that taking dip within the holy Ganga water will pave the way in which for his or her salvation.
President Ram Nath Kovind and Union Minister Smriti Irani had been among the many leaders who supplied prayers on the Sangam.
The Uttar Pradesh authorities has allotted Rs 4,200 crore for the Kumbh Mela 2019, which is over thrice the funds of the Maha Kumbh in 2013, making the mega pilgrimage the most expensive ever.
The Kumbh Mela has its roots in a Hindu custom. In keeping with holy texts, god Vishnu wrested a golden pot containing the nectar of immortality from the demons. In a 12-day combat for possession, 4 drops fell to earth, within the cities of Prayagraj, Haridwar, Ujjain and Nasik, which share the Kumbhs consequently.