A mass gathering is an essential important aspect of modern society. There are various types of gatherings where thousands of people actively participate. A mass gathering is an effortless way to interact and socialize among the various groups of.
We consider the Kumbh Mela to be a case study, or prototype, for a concept we would like to call the pop-up mega-city. This spatial model can be extended to situations outside of religious pilgrimage: understanding the spatial, social, and logistical elements of the Kumbh Mela through interdisciplinary research will allow us to propose the.
For more specification, Maha kumbh 2013 held at Prayag, Allahabad is the main area of study. The main objective of the research is to focus on all the environmental challenges been confronted by.
CITY OF LIGHT” - a short video taken by a family from a bridge during the Kumbh Mela The Kumbh Mela is a case study that demonstrates how certain systems can be used for low-impact and economical urban design.
With the Maha Kumbh Mela taking place once every 12 years, the year 2013 marks the first Kumbh which would be criss-crossed with cell phone towers and where a critical mass of people would be using.
The 2013 event was considered a Maha Kumbh Mela, which comes around only once every 144 years. It lasted 55 days and was expected to be attended by 100 million pilgrims, making it the largest temporary gathering of people in the world at that time. A temporary city covering an area larger than Athens was set up to accommodate the crowds.
This paper discusses the environmental management in a mass gathering by taking a case study of Maha Kumbh 2013 at Prayag, India. Issuu company logo. Close. Try.
The arrangements need to allow this very large number of people to reside with proper human waste disposal, medical services, adequate supplies of food and clean water, transportation etc. Methods: We report a case study of Maha Kumbh, 2013 which focuses on the management and planning that went into the preparation of Kumbh Mela and understanding its water, sanitation and hygiene conditions.
This paper discusses the environmental management in a mass gathering by taking a case study of Maha Kumbh 2013 at Prayag, India. By analyzing the data and information collected regarding the.
Kumbh Mela The sea of humanity that the mela resembles is surreal and spiritual.When friends and well-wishers learnt that my wife and I were going to the Mahakumbh mela for Mauni Amavasya, they were aghast.Some shuddered at the prospect of rubbing shoulders with 30 million of the great unwashed.
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This investigation used the Kumbh Mela in the city of Allahabad as a case study to describe the health problems and the efforts taken to manage them. In-depth studies of the Kumbh Mela in the future are required to generate evidence for context-specific measures to address the complex health challenges of mass gatherings.
Kumbh Mela is a sacred festival that only happens once every twelve years, which is celebrated by millions of Hindu pilgrims living in India. It has been noted to be one of the largest and most peaceful gatherings in human history where Indians who practice Hinduism migrate to the Ganges River to wash off their sins to be purified.
This discussion guide supports a teaching case, Stampede at the Kumbh Mela: Preventable Accident?, which describes the stampede in Allahabad, India during the 2013 Kumbh Mela festival, and the lessons it offers for thinking about global health risks and responses to unintentional accidents and injuries related to mass gatherings.The discussion guide includes a brief overview of the case.
Updated on: Monday, January 21, 2013, 1:11 AM IST. Maha Kumbh Mela, now, a Harvard case study. By PTI. New York: The Maha Kumbh Mela, considered the largest public gathering in the world.Study: Kumbh Mela is the largest mass gathering in the world which happens after every 3 years. The next Kumbh Mela will be held at Nasik, a city which is 75 miles away from Mumbai, Maharashtra. So, in this perspective, Maharashtra Govt. assigned DFY team.Kumbh Mela is a pilgrimage in which people belonging to the Hindu religion assemble to bathe in holy water and seek blessings. The Kumbha Mela as a festival and custom is quite old. There is no conclusive evidence as to when it started.