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Sadhus perform `Chhari-Pujan` at Dashnami Akhara temple

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 22:03

A large number of devotees including Sadhus on Friday joined "Chhari Pujan" at a temple here, marking the beginning of the culmination phase of the 44-day annual yatra to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Efforts on to monitor Himalayan glaciers: Govt

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 18:52

The Minister of state for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh said that efforts are underway for the regular monitoring of the dynamics and climate studies of the Himalayan glaciers.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 11:14

Amid tight security, the 24th batch of pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 11:14

Amid tight security, the 24th batch of pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Pilgrim count at Amarnath cave crosses two lakh mark on Sunday

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 22:52

More than two lakh devotees have paid their obeisance at the holy Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir, reports said on Sunday.

16th batch of devotees leave for Amarnath shrine

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 12:36

Amid tight security, the 16th batch of 2,148 pilgrims on Saturday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

India building world`s highest railway bridge

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 12:09

Indian engineers are toiling in the Himalayas to build the world`s highest railway bridge which is expected to be 35 metres taller than the Eiffel Tower when completed by 2016.

15th batch of devotees leaves for Amarnath shrine

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 11:08

Amid tight security, the 15th batch of 2,249 pilgrims Friday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from the Jammu base camp.

10th batch of 2,160 devotees leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 12:02

The 10th batch of 2,160 pilgrims on Sunday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from Jammu base camp amid tight security.

9th batch of 2,489 devotees leaves for Amarnath from Jammu

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 11:14

A ninth batch of 2,489 pilgrims Saturday left amidst tight security from the base camp here for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Second batch of 742 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 13:24

The second batch comprising 742 pilgrims on Saturday left Jammu base camp for onward journey to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas amid tight security.

Amarnath yatra: `Pratham puja` performed at Chandwari

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 22:22

Ahead of the commencement of the annual Amarnath yatra later this month, Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board today performed `pratham puja` at Chandwari along the traditional 45-km track to the 3,880-metre high holy cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.