Amarnath yatra too short, say religious groups

Some Hindu groups and businessmen have again said the duration of Amarnath yatra should be not less than two months.

Amarnath yatra begins with 2,096 pilgrims in first batch

The annual Amarnath yatra began on Tuesday amid tight security.

2.60 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine

Over 2.60 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance at the 3,888 metre high Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, officials said here Tuesday.

Two die in landslide near Vaishno Devi cave shrine

Two pilgrims on way to Vaishno Devi
cave shrine died in a landslide triggered by rains in Reasi
district, police said Saturday.