Ujjain is one of the four Kumbha mela places.
There are ten features to coincide for Kumbha mela to come in Ujjain. They are-
1.Vaishakha masa 2.Shukla paksha 3.Pournami tithi 4.Sun in Mesha rasi 5.Jupiter in Simha rasi 6. Moon in Tula rasi 7.Swati nakshatra 8.Vyatipat yoga 9.Soma vara 10.Ujjaini.
There are ten(10) important places of Kumbha mela in Ujjain.They are-
1.Datta akhada: Important for Naga sadhus.
2.Nrisimha ghat: Important for Parama hams sadhus.
3.Garh kali temple: Important for Nath panthi sadhus.
4.Gomati kund: Important for Pushti marg sadhus of Vallabh sampraday
5.Ankapad: Important for Vairagi sadhus.
6.Mangal nath temple: Important for Tyagi akhada sadhus.
7.Rani kha ka bag: Important for Dadu panthi sadhus,
Kabir panthi sadhus,
Ram snehi panthi sadhus.
8.Hanumanth bag: Important for Udasi sant sadhus.
9.Mulla madari ka bag: Important for Nanak panthi sadhus.
10.Mulla pura: Important for Swami narayan sadhus,
Praja pita brahma kumari sadhus.