Newsletter Kumbh Mela: India’s Most Awe-Inspiring Spectacle

14 September 2023

There are numerous claimants of the title “the greatest show on earth” but it’s hard to look past India’s Kumbh Mela (graphic content) for sheer jaw-dropping color and scale. 100 million Hindu pilgrims from all corners of the globe converge on the banks of the holy Ganges River for this grand spectacle, seeking spiritual purification and enlightenment.