Vaishno Devi Yatra

Vaishno Devi yatra's online registration, helicopter booking available from August 26

The pilgrimage to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine near Katra started from August 16 with a cap of only 2,000 pilgrims during the first week. 

Aug 25, 2020, 00:24 AM IST

Vaishno Devi Yatra to resume from August 16 with restrictions: Check guidelines

The government has issued several guidelines for the pilgrims undertaking the yatra. There will be a ceiling of maximum 5,000 pilgrims per day till September 30. 

Aug 11, 2020, 21:11 PM IST

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, Vaishno Devi Yatra suspended, changes introduced in Varanasi's Ganga Aarti

The total number of positive cases increased to 147 in India till Wednesday afternoon.

Mar 18, 2020, 17:35 PM IST

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

SC takes grim view of human, animal waste being dumped near Vaishno Devi shrine

The top court is hearing a petition which has alleged that the Vaishno Devi Shrine Board has not done anything to prevent the pollution caused by horses, mules and pilgrims. 

Jul 02, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

Vaishno Devi yatra remains suspended for second consecutive day due to forest fire, IAF helicopters deployed

While the trek has been halted until the fire is doused, helicopter services have resumed in the area

May 24, 2018, 11:49 AM IST

Limitations ordered by NGT on Vaishno Devi yatra heavily opposed

NGT ordered that nothing other than people on foot and battery operated rickshaws will be used on the new way opened for Vaishno Devi Yatra. This order has been heavily opposed.

Nov 14, 2017, 18:29 PM 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

Three pilgrims injured as stone rolls down near Vaishnodevi shrine

Three pilgrims, including a 10-year-old boy, were injured after a big stone rolled down and hit them near cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Reasi district here on Friday.

Aug 05, 2016, 14:06 PM IST

Here's why you must visit Bhairavnath's temple during 'Vaishno Devi' Yatra

Know the importance of visiting Bhairavnath's temple in 'Vaishno Devi' yatra?

Jun 05, 2016, 16:54 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

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

Pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district resumed Monday morning after remaining suspended for four consecutive days in view of heavy rains in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 08, 2014, 09:29 AM IST