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This Massive Initiative Is A Blessing For Pilgrims At Maha Kumbha And A Boon For VR In India

We are counting days for the most awaited religious event that is going to take place in the dynasty of Mahakal (Lord Shiva), Ujjain, starting 22 April' 16. Be it any government organization or even a private firm, everybody has their own plans for contributing in this once in 12 years grand festivity of Kumbha! 

Apart from those who have got their tickets and are travelling to "Maha Kumbha", this fall...there is good news for everyone who can't. This upcoming festivity is going to give a tremendous boost to the virtual reality scenario in India. Twist Mobile has introduced more than 5,000 cardboard headsets for the all the religious pilgrims that can provide a 360 degree take on the immersive videos of this pious event. 

How? let us find out.

This Massive Initiative Is A Blessing For Pilgrims At Maha Kumbha And A Boon For VR In India

This Massive Initiative Is A Blessing For Pilgrims At Maha Kumbha And A Boon For VR In India

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This app is called "TMVR- VR of India" and can be downloaded for free from Google Play. 

This app is called

It not only offers a perfectly awesome 360 degree tour those who have the cardboard headsets...

It not only offers a perfectly awesome 360 degree tour those who have the cardboard headsets...

...but anyone from any corner of the country who has a smartphone and a VR headset can access it. 

The very famous Bhasm Arti that happens at Mahakal is one of the most important event...

The very famous Bhasm Arti that happens at Mahakal is one of the most important event...

...that pilgrims come to witness. But only 150 in a day get a change to experience this beautiful arti in person. 

Though there are telivesion sets installed all across the kumbha...

Though there are telivesion sets installed all across the kumbha...

...but nothing beats the beauty of attending it yourself in person. 

Virtual reality headgears and twist mobile are making it possible for anyone to attend all religious events, by just wearing these headsets. 

Virtual reality headgears and twist mobile are making it possible for anyone to attend all religious events, by just wearing these headsets. 

This is one wonderful initiative and it sure as hell will enhance every religious pilgrims experience at the Maha Kumbha. 

This is one wonderful initiative and it sure as hell will enhance every religious pilgrims experience at the Maha Kumbha. 

This is the guy behind this awesome initiative 

This is the guy behind this awesome initiative 

Mr. Virat Kuthal, he is making the impossible- possible. 

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