Amarnath cave

Devotees claim they visited Amarnath cave two months before official yatra begins, share first pictures of shivling

According to the pilgrims, the size of 'Shivling' is giant even this year and there is still 10-15 feet high snow present on the way to the cave. 

Apr 29, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

Over 500 pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath

More than 500 pilgrims on Thursday paid obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath while the second batch of 2,481 pilgrims left from Jammu for the twin base- camps of the yatra, amid tight security.

Jun 29, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

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

Rains lash plains, snowfall in upper reaches of Kashmir

The higher reaches of Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall on Saturday while plains were lashed by rains leading to a drop of eight degrees Celsius in the day temperature here.

Oct 24, 2015, 19:42 PM IST

Over 85,000 pilgrims perform Amarnath Yatra in first six days

Over 85,000 pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Amarnath cave since the annual pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine began on July 2, the Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB) said on Tuesday.

Jul 08, 2015, 00:12 AM IST

Rajnath to visit Srinagar, Amarnath cave shrine on July 1-2

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir for two days beginning July 1 during which he will offer prayers at the Amarnath cave shrine.

Jun 29, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Over 1200 devotees leave for Amarnath from Jammu

The fifth batch of 1243 pilgrims today left for Amarnath shrine from Jammu base camp amid tight security, police said.

Jul 01, 2014, 13:10 PM IST

Three pilgrims die on way to Amarnath cave

Three Amarnath pilgrims have died due to various reasons on way to the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas since the annual yatra began yesterday, police said on Sunday.

Jun 29, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

Three pilgrims die on way to Amarnath cave

Three Amarnath pilgrims have died due to various reasons on way to the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas since the annual yatra began yesterday, police said on Sunday.

Jun 29, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

Broaden passage leading to Amarnath cave: SC to J&K

The court reserved its order after hearing extensive arguments and said that it would pass a detailed order next week.

Dec 05, 2012, 20:11 PM IST

Record 5.58 lakh pilgrims visit Amaranth shrine

A record number of 5.58 lakh pilgrims
offered prayers at the 13,500-ft high Amarnath cave shrine so
far this year, officials said.

Jul 24, 2011, 20:01 PM IST

How to trek to Amarnath cave?

So far, over 150,000 pilgrims have performed the yatra from both the north and the south Kashmir routes.

Jul 07, 2011, 13:35 PM IST

Over 4 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath

Over 4.20 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance at the Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas, while a new batch of 1,527 people Wednesday left from here for the 3,888 metre high Lord Shiva cave shrine.

Aug 04, 2010, 15:19 PM IST

2,209 pilgrims leave for Amarnath cave shrine

Amid tight security, a new batch
of 2,209 pilgrims on Wednesday left Jammu for 3,888 metre high
Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.

Jul 14, 2010, 13:02 PM IST

1.53 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave

Over 1.53 lakh pilgrims have paid
obeisance at the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir
Himalayas even as a fresh batch of 3,333 pilgrims on Tuesday left
here for their onward journey.

Jul 13, 2010, 12:58 PM IST

BSNL launches first mobile service at Amarnath

State-owned BSNL has become the first telecom firm to launch mobile services at the Holy Amarnath cave, as well as on the two routes of the yatra.

Jul 09, 2010, 17:44 PM IST

Amarnath cave to have mobile connectivity: SASB

In good news for thousands of
devotees visiting the Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and
Kashmir, the place will soon have mobile connectivity ahead of
the annual pilgrimage this year.

Jan 10, 2010, 18:05 PM IST