Amarnath Yatra

Amarnath Shrine Board organises ‘Pratham Pooja’ at holy cave on ‘Jyeshtha Purnima’

Nitishwar Kumar, CEO of the shrine board, performed the ritual amidst chanting of vedic mantras to “invoke the blessings of Shri Amarnathji”. ‘Hawan’ was also performed on the occasion.

Jun 24, 2021, 18:17 PM IST

Breaking News: Amarnath Yatra canceled due to COVID, yatra was about to start from June 28

Amarnath Yatra has been canceled for the second consecutive year amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier the registration for the Amarnath Yatra was temporarily suspended. The 56-day Amarnath Yatra was scheduled to start from June 28 and end on August 22.

Jun 21, 2021, 18:22 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra cancelled for second consecutive year due to COVID-19 pandemic

Lt Governor Manoj Sinha, who is also Chairman of Shri Amarnath Shrine Board, held a detailed meeting with shrine board officials and thereafter directed that devotees should be enabled to attend to morning and evening Aarti in online mode. He said it would help them to pay their obeisance while also avoiding and travel and exposure.

Jun 21, 2021, 18:04 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra 2021: Final decision on Amarnath Yatra yet to come

The Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board is yet to take a final decision on the annual pilgrimage to the holy Amarnath Cave Temple, but the district administration has started preparations on its part.

Jun 16, 2021, 13:28 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra 2021: Registration temporarily halted amid COVID-19 crisis

Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board through its Twitter handle made the announcement and said that the situation is being “constantly monitored”. 

Apr 22, 2021, 15:43 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra 2021: Registration for holy pilgrimage begins, know how to apply

The registration process for Amarnath yatra can be carried out through 446 designated bank branches across the country. 

Apr 03, 2021, 06:58 AM IST

Amarnath Yatra to begin from June 28, CCTV cameras and drones to be deployed for round-the-clock vigil

The 56-day yatra to the 3,880-metre-high cave shrine of Amarnath in the South Kashmir Himalayas is scheduled to start from the twin routes of Pahalgam and Baltal on June 28 and culminate on August 22.

Mar 22, 2021, 15:21 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra to be held between June 28 and August 22 this year

The Amarnath Yatra Shrine Board announced that the yatra will run from 28 June to 22 August this year

Mar 13, 2021, 15:02 PM IST

Chhari Mubarak of Lord Shiva reaches Amarnath cave for final pooja on Rakshan Bandhan

The Holy Mace, Chhari Mubarak, of Lord Shiva carried by its custodian for final pooja on Rakshan Bandhan reached on Monday (August 3) morning at holy Amarnath cave through aerial route. Only a few saints were allowed to move to the holy cave with the holy mace. 

Aug 03, 2020, 16:27 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra cancelled for this year due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

The Board said that it is aware of and respects the sentiments of the devotees and to keep the religious sentiments alive, it will continue the Live Telecast/ Virtual Darshan of the morning and evening Aarti.

Jul 21, 2020, 19:39 PM IST

Rajnath Singh visits holy Amarnath cave shrine in J&K, offers prayers

The Amarnath cave is considered to be one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism and hundreds of thousands of devotees make an annual pilgrimage to it across challenging mountainous terrain.

Jul 18, 2020, 12:27 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra likely to begin from July 21, 10000 devotees to be allowed to travel: Sources

The sources added that full security arrangements will be made for the pilgrims and only 500 devotees will be allowed to go to the cave per day.

Jul 06, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Only 500 pilgrims to be allowed per day for Amarnath Yatra, puja to be telecast live: J&K Administration

Asserting that the upcoming annual Amarnath Yatra would have to be undertaken in a "restricted manner" due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jammu and Kashmir Administration on Saturday said only 500 pilgrims would be allowed per day by road from Jammu to the 3,880-meter-high holy cave shrine.

Jul 04, 2020, 21:03 PM IST

Decision on Amarnath yatra after periodic review of COVID-19 situation: Govt

The 42-day-long yatra to the 3,880-metre high cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas is scheduled to commence on June 23. The 10-day-long Buda Amarnath yatra in Poonch district of Jammu commences in August.

Apr 25, 2020, 21:14 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra 2020 decision later, says Jammu and Kashmir administration

The Board expressed its apprehension and held that as on date, it may not be possible to organize the Yatra 2020. 

Apr 23, 2020, 00:02 AM IST

Amarnath Yatra to commence on June 23; registration will begin from April 1

This year's pilgrimage will be longer by two days against the last year's 40 days. The pilgrimage in South Kashmir Himalayas had a duration of 60 days in 2018.

Feb 14, 2020, 22:13 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra to begin from June 23

It's good news for devotees who wish to visit Amarnath. Shrine board has announced the dates for 2020 season. This time the duration of the Amarnath Yatra extended to 42 days which will begin from June 23.

Feb 14, 2020, 20:40 PM IST

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This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you the latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Aug 04, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

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Aug 03, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Is politics more important than Pilgrims' safety?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Is politics more important than pilgrims safety?

Aug 03, 2019, 19:10 PM IST