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