Kedarnath shrine

PM Narendra Modi may visit China border for Diwali celebration with Army, ITBP jawans

PM Narendra Modi may visit China border for Diwali celebration with Army, ITBP jawans

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on October 20 - for the second time in less than five months - and may celebrate this year's Diwali with the troops there. 

Oct 17, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Tension gripped the town when a minor boy allegedly posted 'offensive' picture of the Kedarnath shrine on Facebook.

 

Jul 10, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
Kedarnath post office washed away in 2013 functional again

Kedarnath post office washed away in 2013 functional again

The post office had been washed away when the June 2013 flash floods that killed over 5,700 people and permission for restoration took three years.

Oct 29, 2016, 09:25 AM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee pays obeisance at Kedarnath shrine

President Pranab Mukherjee pays obeisance at Kedarnath shrine

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday paid obeisance at the Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on the second day of his three-day visit to the hill state. 

Sep 28, 2016, 12:58 PM IST

Kedarnath shrine to reopen on May 9

The sacred portals of Kedarnath shrine will be thrown open to the public on May 9 after nearly a six-month winter break during which the famous Himalayan temple remains snowbound.

Mar 07, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

Devotees visit Kedarnath shrine amid elaborate rituals after opening

The gates of the ancient Kedarnath shrine were thrown open for devotees amid elaborate rituals early Friday morning.

Apr 25, 2015, 10:29 AM IST

Rahul should be brought as Congress chief soon: Kamal Nath

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi should be brought as party chief sooner than later despite Sonia Gandhi leading it with great distinction as "fatigue factor will come in", senior party leader Kamal Nath said on Friday.

Apr 25, 2015, 00:15 AM IST

Kedarnath shrine opens its gates for devotees

The gates of the ancient Kedarnath shrine were thrown open for devotees amid elaborate rituals early Friday morning.

Apr 24, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi offers prayers at Kedarnath shrine, says didn't ask for anything

After spending the whole night at Gaurikund, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi reached the revered ancient Kedarnath shrine in the lower Himalayas on Friday morning.

Apr 24, 2015, 12:20 PM IST

Preparations on for Kedarnath shrine ahead of Char Dham Yatra

 The Uttarakhand government has constituted a 40-member team of officials to inspect and review the condition of roads in the state ahead of the annual Char Dham Yatra, officials said on Wednesday.

Feb 18, 2015, 09:42 AM IST

Uttarakhand: MI 26 helicopter lands at Kedarnath, to speed up restoration work

Indian Air Force (IAF) brought an MI 26 helicopter with an objective to speed up restoration works.

Jan 10, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

Kedarnath Yatra suspended till July 29

Kedarnath yatra was on Sunday further suspended due to bad weather till July 29 after opening for a brief four hours.

Jul 27, 2014, 23:20 PM IST

A year after tragedy, U`khand people remember a braveheart

It is a little over a year since a natural calamity of catastrophic proportions hit Uttarakhand but people in the affected areas are still singing paeans to the bravery of Darshan Lal who saved hundreds of lives in Kedar valley when the deluge struck.

Jul 02, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

Expert team to assess restoration works at Kedarnath shrine

An expert team on Wednesday left for Kedarnath to assess the restoration works carried out at the eight century shrine, which was hit by the deluge in Uttarakhand last year.

Jun 18, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

Uttarakhand CM announces reconstruction plan for Kedarnath shrine

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday announced an elaborate reconstruction and rehabilitation programme for Kedarnath shrine and surrounding areas including erecting protective walls around the famed temple.

Jun 01, 2014, 00:26 AM IST

Kedarnath Yatra suspended for fourth day due to bad weather

The Kedarnath Yatra remained suspended for the fourth consecutive day Tuesday due to adverse weather conditions, officials said.

May 13, 2014, 15:00 PM IST

Kedarnath shrine re-opens almost a year after Uttarakhand floods

A year after the famous Kedarnath temple, which was marred by massive flash floods that had left hundreds of people dead and many others stranded, re-opened on Sunday.

May 04, 2014, 13:38 PM IST

Prayers to resume at Kedarnath shrine from Sept 11: U`khand CM

Prayers at the Kedarnath shrine, suspended since the mid-June calamity in Uttarakhand, will resume on September 11, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said.

Sep 02, 2013, 01:03 AM IST

Cracks in Kedarnath temple, sanctum sanctorum safe: ASI

Huge cracks have developed in some places in the Kedarnath shrine, although the sanctum sanctorum has escaped damage, according to ASI.

Jul 16, 2013, 17:30 PM IST

Kedarnath shrine may get ropeway

The Uttarakhand government is exploring the possibility of constructing ropeway to the Kedarnath shrine, an official said on Tuesday.

Jul 16, 2013, 14:28 PM IST

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