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Kedarnath Yatra suspended till July 29

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 23:20

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

Chardham yatra remains suspended for fourth consecutive day

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 14:38

With the wet weather continuing and roads to Himalayan shrines blocked by debris from landslips at several points, the chardham yatra remained suspended for the fourth consecutive day today.

10-day long Shrikhand pilgrimage begins in Himachal

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 12:00

The first batch of devotees Tuesday left for the arduous Shrikhand pilgrimage to pay obeisance to the giant natural rock resembling a Shiva Lingam at an altitude of 17,600 feet in Himachal Pradesh`s Kullu district, an official said.

Amid tight security, 18th batch of devotees leave for Amarnath

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 11:36

Amid tight security, the 18th batch of 2,211 pilgrims Monday left for the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas from here.

Amarnath yatra crosses two lakh mark

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 23:12

More than two lakh devotees have paid their obeisance at the holy Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir till on Sunday, an official spokesman said.

Over 1.5 lakh pilgrims make Amarnath Yatra

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 00:24

More than 1.5 lakh pilgrims have finished the Amarnath Yatra that started June 28.

Pilgrim dies en route Amarnath shrine, death toll mounts to 14

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 22:17

A 65-year-old pilgrim died after suffering cardiac arrest en route Amarnath shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas on Wednesday, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to 14.

Pilgrim count at Amarnath cave crosses 1-lakh mark, 2 more die

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 00:36

The number of pilgrims who have paid obeisance to the holy ice lingam at Amarnath shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas crossed the one-lakh mark today.

Amarnath yatra begins from Pahalgam route

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 21:30

The yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine of Amarnath on Wednesday started from the traditional Pahalgam route, four days after the annual pilgrimage began on the shorter Baltal route.

Over 50,000 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 23:26

With the yatra having entered fourth day on Tuesday, over 50,000 pilgrims have paid their obeisance at cave shrine of Amarnath in Jammu and Kashmir, housing holy Ice Lingum of Lord Shiva.

Traditional Pahalgam route to Amarnath to open on July 2

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 00:28

The traditional 45-km Pahalgam route to Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas will be opened on July 2.

Two more pilgrims die on way to Amarnath shrine

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 22:10

Two Amarnath pilgrims including a saint died on way to the 3,880-metre high holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, taking the death toll in the ongoing pilgrimage to five.