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Mata Vaishno Devi

Morning Breaking: Vaishno Devi yatra sets a new pilgrim inflow record

Vaishno Devi yatra sets new pilgrim inflow record. 85 lakh 80 thousand pilgrims visited the shrine in 2018. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 01, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

Sara Ali Khan's video from Mata Vaishno Devi shrine will bring a smile to your face—Watch

Looks like it's one of her throwback videos when she visited the Vaishnodevi Shrine.

Oct 13, 2018, 08:19 AM IST

After 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah' actor Kavi Kumar Azad's death, team heads to Vaishno Devi

Kavi had been associated with the show for the longest time.

Jul 18, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Forest fire in Trikuta hills, Vaishno Devi yatra briefly halted

The fire broke out on the new battery car track and later, spread to the other stretches. The 'yatra' route was closed as a precautionary measure, the police said.

May 28, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Shakti devotees Narendra Modi, Yogi Adityanath begin 9-day Chaitra Navratri fast

 PM Narendra Modi will maintain a strict diet comprising of just warm water and lemonade. 

Mar 28, 2017, 11:01 AM IST

Huge rush of devotees seen at Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu for Navratra

On the occasion of first Navratra on Tuesday, a huge rush of devotees is seen at the world famous Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu.

Mar 28, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Night temperatures rise in Jammu and Kashmir

Night temperatures in Jammu and Kashmir rose above normal on Wednesday as rain and snow was forecast in the hilly regions for Thursday.

Nov 30, 2016, 11:55 AM IST

Vaishno Devi pilgrim from Maharashtra dies of heart attack

A 47-year-old man from Maharashtra, on pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi, died of a heart attack in Katra town of Reasi district on Sunday, a police officer said.

Oct 23, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

CRPF DG reviews security situation in Jammu region

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Director General K Durga Prasad yesterday reviewed security situation in Jammu region with senior officers of the para-military force.

Sep 26, 2016, 09:48 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Katra today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday visit Katra in Jammu and Kashmir to address the convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University and attend some other events.

Apr 19, 2016, 08:38 AM IST

Top 10 richest temples of India

Huge collection of cash, gold, ornaments and gems constitute the treasury of these temples

Mar 20, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

Over one lakh pilgrims visit Vaishnodevi during Navratras

Over one lakh pilgrims have visited Katra and paid obeisance at the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi during the ongoing festival of navratras.

Oct 17, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

Vaishno Devi shrine breaks new record, 40 lakh pilgrims visit in six months

The pilgrimage to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine has set a new milestone with a record number of 40 lakh pilgrims visiting the cave shrine in six months this year.

Jul 07, 2015, 23:52 PM IST

New train for Katra from Kalka

Catering to the growing demand of pilgrims travelling to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi, railways will run a new bi-weekly train for Katra from Kalka from June 2.

May 30, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

Katra to be developed on 80 sq kms under new Master Plan

Katra town, the base camp for Mata Vaishno Devi cave shrine in Trikuta hills, will be developed on nearly 80 sq km area as per a revised Master Plan, an official said on Friday.

May 22, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Mata Vaishno Devi pilgrim dies of heart attack

 A 44-year-old pilgrim has died of heart attack en route cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jan 28, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

File report on Vaishno Devi coins: Delhi HC to government

The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked the central government to file a report on the issuance of Rs.5 denomination coins with the image of Mata Vaishno Devi embossed on the reverse.

Nov 12, 2014, 20:59 PM IST

Vaishnodevi shrine ready for Navratras amid tight security

The cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Jammu and Kashmir's Trikuta Hills is decked up for the Navratras, which will begin on Wednesday amid tight security.

Sep 24, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

Vaishno Devi yatra resumes after remaining suspended for four days in J&K

The yatra to the holy cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi resumed on Monday after remaining suspended for four days due to incessant rains and inclement weather.

Sep 08, 2014, 11:13 AM IST