Nashik (Nasik)?Kumbh Mela also know as Sinhastha?or Simhastha is special as it doesn’t have large plains to host one of the largest gatherings in the world. Also in this kumbh shaivites and vaishnavites?take holy bath at different places. Main Shahi snan will start from 29th August 2015.
Shaivites?Shahi Snan ceremony will ?take place on Kushavarta kund. There are total 10 Shaiv Akharas who will take bath in three Shahi snan.
Vaishnavites?will take a bath in Ram Kund. There are three Vaishnav Akharas
In Year 2015 as per government estimate 50 million devotees will take holy bath in this Kumbh Mela.