Ganga Sagar Pilgrimage

  • By Rajesh Sahay
  • October 26 2018
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This mela is held at Sagar Islands ie where Ganga meets the Bay of Bengal. It is about 100 kms from Kolkata. The annual mela is held on Makara Sankranti ie January 14.

The article tells you about why this tradition, Ganga Sagar Mela and Kapila Muni’s mandir. 

 

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 This article was first published in the January 2017 issue of Tattvaloka, the Splendour of Truth. Tattvaloka is published under the aegis of the illustrious 9th century Sringeri Sri Sharada Peetham, and the Jagadguru Sri Sankaracharya of Sringeri. This article is courtesy and copyright Tattvaloka (http://www.tattvaloka.com/) You can subscribe online at http://www.tattvaloka.com/buy-online . Cost is Rs 396/ for one year (12 monthly issues) print, Rs 1,080 for three years, Rs 9,600 for Lifetime subscription.