Amarnath shrine

Batch of 1002 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

A batch of 1,002 pilgrims left Jammu for the 3,888-metre-high Amarnath cave shrine of Lord Shiva in south Kashmir Himalayas on Sunday where over two lakh devotees have paid obeisance this year.

Jul 23, 2017, 21:04 PM IST

Amarnath pilgrim dies, death toll in ongoing yatra climbs to 48

A 60-year-old pilgrim from Madhya Pradesh died on his way back from the Amarnath shrine, taking the death toll in the ongoing annual yatra to 48, officials said on Wednesday.

Jul 19, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

Army chief Bipin Rawat in Kashmir to review security situation

The Army chief will be briefed by top Army officials in the Valley about the overall security situation in Kashmir, especially in the wake of the attack last night in Anantnag.

Jul 11, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Kashmir violence: Amarnath Yatra to remain suspended today

Kashmir violence: Amarnath Yatra to remain suspended today

The annual Amarnath Yatra started on July 2 this year and so far around 1,45,000 pilgrims have had `Darshan` inside the Cave Shrine situated 3,888 metres above the sea level.

Jul 15, 2016, 09:50 AM IST

Another batch of 1,924 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath Yatra

1,924 pilgrims on Tuesday left the Jammu base camp for Amarnath yatra even as 40,000 people paid obeisance at the cave shrine in Kashmir Himalayas till last night.

Jul 05, 2016, 14:06 PM IST
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed – three controversies that surrounded his political career

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed – three controversies that surrounded his political career

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed died on Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was admitted for the past 15 days.

Jan 07, 2016, 13:39 PM IST

Batch of 449 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath

Amid tight security arrangements, a batch of 449 pilgrims on Wednesday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jul 29, 2015, 11:44 AM IST

627 pilgrims leave for Amarnath shrine amid tight security

 Another batch of 627 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas amidst tight security.

Jul 27, 2015, 11:29 AM IST

Fresh batch of pilgrims leave for Amarnath shrine

A fresh batch of 707 pilgrims on Sunday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas amidst tight security.

Jul 26, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Fresh batch of 1,342 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

A fresh batch of 1,342 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas amidst tight security.

Jul 20, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

Batch of 1,727 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath yatra

A fresh batch comprising 1,727 pilgrims Thursday left from the base camp here to the cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Jul 16, 2015, 11:45 AM IST

Over 2 lakh pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine

Over 2.03 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Amarnath shrine in south Kashmir so far, even as the yatra remained suspended due to heavy rains on Wednesday.

Jul 15, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

18,599 devotees pay obeisance at Amarnath shrine

Over 18,500 pilgrims on Tuesday paid obeisance at the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas as the annual yatra was going on smoothly amid tight security arrangements, officials said.

Jul 14, 2015, 22:25 PM IST

J&K Governor Vohra visits Amarnath shrine

Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra on Thursday visited the Amarnath shrine here.

Jul 02, 2015, 14:54 PM IST
Amarnath yatra gets underway as first batch flagged-off

Amarnath yatra gets underway as first batch flagged-off

Amid tight security arrangements, the annual Amarnath yatra on Wednesday commenced from Jammu as the first batch of 1,280 pilgrims left for the cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas.

Jul 01, 2015, 08:49 AM IST

Amarnath yatra begins on Wednesday

Amid tight security arrangements, annual Amarnath yatra will begin from Jammu tomorrow, as the first batch of over 5,000 pilgrims will leave for 3,888-metre high cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jun 30, 2015, 22:04 PM IST

'Snow clearance required to restore tracks leading to Amarnath yatra'

A major snow clearance operation is required to restore the twin tracks leading to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas ahead of the annual 59-day yatra scheduled to commence next month.

Jun 01, 2015, 23:25 PM IST

One-and-half month long annual Amarnath Yatra ends peacefully

The one-and-half month long annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir ended peacefully Sunday, officials said. Nearly 400,000 pilgrims visited the shrine.

Aug 10, 2014, 14:00 PM IST

Small batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

A small batch of 56 pilgrims Thursday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Aug 07, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

Small batch of 122 devotees leave for Amarnath

A small batch of 122 pilgrims Tuesday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Aug 05, 2014, 12:55 PM IST