Kedarnath temple

Kedarnath Temple portals to reopen on May 17, devotees allowed virtual access

Kedarnath Temple is all set to reopen its portals on May 17, Monday, though, devotees will not allowed and arrangements have been made for online 'darshan'. The famous 'Char Dham' yatra has been suspended in view of the pandemic. 

May 16, 2021, 21:52 PM IST

Kedarnath Temple to reopen for devotees on May 17, Badrinath on May 18

The idol of Lord Shiva will be moved out of its winter abode at Ukhimath's Omkareshwar temple on May 14. The famous temple will reopen for devotees at 5 am on May 17.

Mar 12, 2021, 09:05 AM IST

Kedarnath temple portals to be closed on Nov 16, Badrinath temple on Nov 19

The date for closing the temple portals is decided on the occasion of Dussehra every year.

Oct 25, 2020, 15:13 PM IST

Kedarnath Temple reopens today, no 'darshan' permitted amid COVID-19 crisis

Kedarnath Temple reopened on Wednesday morning at 6.10 am. Only 16 people, including the chief priest of the temple, were present when the portals of the temple were opened. Howere, 'darshan' for the devotees has not been allowed due to the nation-wide lockdown imposed to stop the spread of coronavirus oandemic. The temple gates have been decorated as its portals opened today.

Apr 29, 2020, 10:53 AM IST

Portals of Kedarnath Temple reopen amid coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown; no 'darshan' for devotees

The portals of the Kedarnath temple, which is visited by lakhs of tourists and devotees every year from across the country and abroad, were reopened at 6:10 AM on Wednesday. However, no ‘darshan' for the devotees is allowed at the temple as of now due to the nationwide lockdown enforced to limit the fast-spreading novel coronavirus.

Apr 29, 2020, 09:17 AM IST

Uttarakhand: Kedarnath Temple turns white after heavy snowfall in Rudraprayag

Uttarakhand's Kedarnath Temple turned white following heavy snowfall in Rudraprayag district on Tuesday. 

Feb 05, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

Kedarnath Temple opens its doors with several new highlights for pilgrims

Kedarnath Temple, which is closed down during winter months, will welcome devotees with several new highlights including a laser show on Lord Shiva.

Apr 29, 2018, 06:57 AM IST

Roads, digital services, electricity: 10 big points from PM Modi's Kedarnath development plan

PM Narendra Modi visited Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand a day after spending Diwali with soldiers in J&K's Gurez sector.

Oct 20, 2017, 11:50 AM IST

Rajnath Singh concludes four-day Uttarakhand visit

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday concluded his four-day visit to Uttarakhand.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:16 PM IST

No VIP treatment for PM; Narendra Modi sets example, stops man from removing his shoes at Kedarnath Temple

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is committed to end the VIP culture prevalent in the country, has shown that he practices what he preaches others. 

May 03, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi stresses on preventive healthcare, urges people to take cleanliness pledge in Haridwar

PM Narendra Modi, who inaugurated the Patanjali Research Institute at Patanjali Yogapeeth in Haridwar, on Wednesday stressed on preventive healthcare while also urging people to take a pledge for cleanliness. Earlier in the day, PM Modi paid a visit to the revered Kedarnath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. 

May 03, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Uttarakhand today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Uttarakhand on Wednesday.

May 03, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Kedarnath Temple: Legends associated with the divine!

One of the most visited and popular temples is the Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand which was revived by Adi Sankaracharya in 2000 BC.

Nov 29, 2016, 11:44 AM 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

No need to show divinity in public, says Amitabh Bachchan

There is no need to make our faith public or bring it to the masses, feels Amitabh Bachchan.

Jul 07, 2016, 16:32 PM IST

Will resign if no more bodies found under debris near Kedarnath: Nishank

Claiming there are bodies still lying beneath tonnes of debris near Kedarnath temple, BJP MP from Haridwar Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank has said he would resign from the Lok Sabha if human skeletal remains are not found under the huge quantity of rubble in the area.

Jun 13, 2015, 00:27 AM IST

Remains of human limb found in Kedarnath two yrs after tragedy

Skeletal remains of a human foot were found lying under a heap of rubble in a structure close to Kedarnath temple nearly two years after a catastrophic deluge hit the shrine and other parts of Uttarakhand in June 2013 leaving a trail of death and devastation.

Jun 08, 2015, 14:45 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to undertake Kedarnath yatra on Thursday

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will undertake a yatra to Kedarnath on Thursday, trekking 18 kms up into the Uttarkhand mountains to pay obeisance at the temple which faced the brunt of flash-floods two years ago and has since been spruced up.

Apr 22, 2015, 23:32 PM IST

Baba Ramdev visits Kedarnath on invitation of Congress-led Uttarakhand govt

Yoga guru Ramdev today visited Kedarnath on the invitation of the Congress-led government in Uttarakhand, saying he had accepted the invite in the "interest of the state and the country".

Oct 22, 2014, 21:13 PM IST

Reconstruction work around Kedarnath to start soon

 A three-layered security wall will be built behind the calamity-ravaged Kedarnath Temple to fortify it against future disasters as reconstruction and resettlement work around the shrine as per recommendations of the Geological Survey of India begins this season.

Oct 01, 2014, 16:59 PM IST