The month-long Simhastha Kumbh Mela began in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh last week. Held once every 12 years, this is one of the world's largest gatherings of Hindus. Lakhs of devotees gather to take a dip in the Kshipra River. It is one of the four Kumbh melas - Hindus believe that while transporting it in a pot or kumbh, Lord Vishnu dropped nectar at four places including Haridwar and Ujjain. Move this video around to get different perspectives.
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