Notes from the Field: Bathing in the Ganges Riv (Kumbh Mela)
Is it possible to be alone amongst thousands of people? Watch how pilgrims find solitude during the ritual bathing in the Ganges River.
Celebrate the Hindu ritual of aarti.
Take a boat ride on the Ganges River.
Take a detour on the way to the Kumbh Mela festival to see a holy Buddhist site.
Video resource from PBS LearningMedia.
Learn more about the naked holy men of the Kumbh Mela festival.
Bathe in the Ganges River with American pilgrim Karmen Plasencia.