Kashmir Himalayas

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
2,513 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

2,513 pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

As many as 90,045 pilgrims had paid obeisance at the Amarnath shrine in South Kashmir hills till last evening.

Jul 06, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

Another batch of 444 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath

Amid tight security, a batch of 444 pilgrims today left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas.

Aug 02, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

First batch of over 5000 pilgrims to begin Amarnath yatra

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 Himala

Jun 30, 2015, 22:33 PM 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

Small batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

A small batch of 269 pilgrims today left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Aug 03, 2014, 11:39 AM IST

Sadhus perform `Chhari-Pujan` at Dashnami Akhara temple

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.

Aug 01, 2014, 22:03 PM IST

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

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

Jul 20, 2014, 11:14 AM IST

Another batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

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

Jul 20, 2014, 11:14 AM IST

16th batch of devotees leave for Amarnath shrine

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

Jul 12, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

Amarnath pilgrim die due to heart attack

A pilgrim has died due to heart attack enroute cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas taking the death toll to 13.

Aug 02, 2013, 15:17 PM IST

Compulsory health certificate must for Amarnath pilgrims: SASB

Pilgrims to the Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas will have to submit a compulsory health certificate while seeking registeration for the annual pilgrimage, Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) on Friday said.

Feb 08, 2013, 23:53 PM IST

Massive sanitation drive launched post Amarnath yatra

A massive sanitation drive has been launched en route to the 3,880-metre-high Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas to safeguard environment and ecology of the area.

Aug 03, 2012, 21:01 PM IST

One more Amarnath pilgrim dies, toll touches 98

One more pilgrim on Monday died while returning from Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking death toll in the ongoing yatra to 98.

Jul 23, 2012, 23:56 PM IST

Three more Amarnath pilgrims die; toll rises to 88

Three pilgrims died en route to the 3,880 metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to 88, officials said on Thursday.

Jul 19, 2012, 16:51 PM IST

15 dead as bus ferrying Amarnath pilgrims falls into gorge

15 persons were killed and 18 injured when a bus ferrying Amarnath pilgrims from Kashmir Valley plunged into a 300-feet deep gorge on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

Jul 15, 2012, 21:19 PM IST

Six Amarnath pilgrims die, toll rises to 78

Six pilgrims died on way to the Amarnath cave, even as the number of yatris who had `darshan` of the naturally formed ice-shivlingam at the 3,880 metre high cave shrine crossed 4.5 lakh on Saturday, officials said.

Jul 15, 2012, 00:09 AM IST

4,213 more pilgrims leave for Amarnath from Jammu

Amid tight security, a fresh batch of 4,213 pilgrims today left from here to the Amarnath cave shrine situated in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jul 08, 2012, 12:08 PM IST

Amarnath yatra death toll rises to 12

Three more Amarnath pilgrims died on their way to the 3,880 m high shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas overnight in separate incidents, taking the death toll in the ongoing yatra to 12.

Jun 29, 2012, 16:40 PM IST

J&K Govt reviews Amarnath Yatra arrangements

Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday reviewed the arrangements for the forthcoming Amarnath yatra in south Kashmir Himalayas.

May 14, 2012, 18:54 PM IST