Kailash Mansarovar Yatra: Bad weather hampering evacuation

Bad weather is hampering evacuation of pilgrims from the Nepalganj-Simikot-Hilsa route of the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, the government said on Monday.

Selection of yatris for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra begins on Friday

 Minister of States for External Affairs General (Retd.) V.K. Singh will inaugurate the selection procedure of yatris for the annual Kailas Mansarovar Yatra at 10 a.m. on Friday.

Kailash - Mansarovar: 3 mysterious miracles

Kailash - Mansarovar: 3 mysterious miracles

Shorn of any vegetation and embedded deep under layers of snow, the  grandeur and gravitas of Kailash Mansarovar is felt by all who visit its slopes.

 

Watch: Mysterious lights over Kailash Mansarovar

Watch: Mysterious lights over Kailash Mansarovar

In the sheer darkness of the night, the lights that appeared as three spots sporadically ran across the horizon, thereby leaving the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra pilgrims awe struck.

'Sikkim route to Mansarovar yatra not affecting Uttarakhand'

Notwithstanding the opening of the new route for Kailash Mansarovar yatra via Sikkim from this year, the original route from Uttarakhand has not lost its charm among pilgrims, tourism department officials say.

Mansarovar pilgrims enter China through Nathu La

A group 38 Indian pilgrims accompanied by five support staff on Monday crossed over into China through the Nathu La Pass from Sikkim as part of the ongoing Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.

China opens Nathu La as second route for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra pilgrims

China opens Nathu La as second route for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra pilgrims

Over half-a-century after it was closed following the 1962 Sino-India war, Chinese Ambassador to India Le Yucheng will receive the first batch of Indian pilgrims on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Monday in Tibet, marking the opening of the new route through the Nathu La pass.

Nathu La opens for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra today, China to receive Indian pilgrims in Tibet

Nathu La opens for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra today, China to receive Indian pilgrims in Tibet

Around 40 Indian pilgrims, bound for the spiritual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, will on Monday cross over from Nathu La Pass on the Sikkim-Tibet border, a route that remained closed for more than a half-century following the 1962 Sino-India war.

After 53 years, Nathu La opens for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Monday

Over half-a-century after it was closed following the 1962 Sino-India war, Chinese Ambassador to India Le Yucheng will receive the first batch of Indian pilgrims on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Monday in Tibet, marking the opening of the new route through the Nathu La pass.

First batch of Kailash Mansarovar yatris cross over to Tibet

First batch of 58 Indian pilgrims undertaking the annual yatra to Kailash Mansarovar on Saturday crossed over to the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China.

40 pilgrims leave for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra via Nathula

The first batch of 40 pilgrims for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through the alternative Nathula Pass route from Sikkim was on Thursday flagged off by Sikkim Governor Shriniwas D Patil and Chief Minister Pawan Chamling.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra: Second batch of pilgrims arrive in Almora

 The second batch of pilgrims undertook the annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra after reaching Uttarakhand`s Almora city on Wednesday, from where they will trek to Lake Mansarovar in Tibet.

Sushma Swaraj flags off Kailash Mansarovar yatra through new route

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday flagged off the first batch of Kailash Mansarovar Yatris from the Nathu La pass route and assured that the elderly people will also be able have a glimpse of Lord Shiva without facing problems.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra: First group of pilgrims arrives in Almora

The first group of pilgrims undertaking the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra this year arrived in Almora on Saturday.

Kailash Mansarover Yatra: First batch leaves Dharchula

The first batch of pilgrims for the annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra was flagged off on Saturday from Dharchula base camp by Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal and MLA Manoj Tiwari.

Annual Kailash Mansarovar begins today

Annual Kailash Mansarovar begins today

The annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra began on Friday as the first batch of 58 pilgrims was flagged off by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat from Almora.

Kailash Mansarovar yatra: Convenient new route to open from June 18

The annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra commences from the old route via Lipulekh pass from Monday and the pilgrimage through the new route via Nathula Pass in Sikkim will begin from June 18.

Kailash Mansarovar yatra: Convenient new route to open from June 18 -Part 2

The annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra commences from the old route via Lipulekh pass from Monday and the pilgrimage through the new route via Nathula Pass in Sikkim will begin from June 18.

Kailash Mansarovar yatra begins today

Kailash Mansarovar yatra begins today

The annual Kailash Mansarovar Yatra commences from the old route via Lipulekh pass from Monday and the pilgrimage through the new route via Nathula Pass in Sikkim will begin from June 18.

Rawat for separate ropeway corporation in Uttarakhand

With a view to consolidate infrastructure along Chardham yatra route, Uttarakhand Chief Minster Harish Rawat has said a separate ropeway corporation will be set up to expand the ropeway network in the state.