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Kumbha Mela and the Reestablishment of India's Truth and Power in the World ⁓ Part 3

In Parts One and Two I promised to write about ‘the equivalence between Kumbha [the Water Jar of Aquarius], the sacred rivers of the Vedas, the amrita of Vishnu and the Vesica Piscis of the Circle/Zodiac’; as well as the role the Kumbha plays in ‘the correct measure of the zodiacal year and hence the key to the correct measure and sense of the Kumbha Mela.’ In the first two posts I have tried to give readers some background about the zodiacal basis of the Kumbha Mela and on the serious problems that arise when the true Vedic sense and measure of such festivals are lost. In this post I will try to better illuminate what has been lost regarding the true Vedic sense and measure of the Kumbha Mela. First, it is necessary to revisit what is currently understood about the etymology, mythology and history of the festival. ‘Kumbha Mela derives its name from both the original festival being held according to the astrological sign "Kumbha" (Aquarius), and from the associated Hindu le…

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Kumbha Mela and the Reestablishment of India's Truth and Power in the World ⁓ Part 2