Badrinath opening date in 2011 was announced on Basant Panchami. Badrinath Temple, one of the four prominent temples as per Hinduism (Chardham temples), usually opens in May every year. Badrinath Temple opening date in 2011 is May 9. After performing special rituals, Badrinath temple will be reopened for devotees on 9 May 2011 at 5.30 am (IST). The Portals of Badrinath Temple was announced this on Basant Panchami.
The Closing date of Badrinath temple will be decided by temple authorities on Dussehra day. Special pujas are performed in Badrinath temple during Shravan month, Dussehra Navratri, and during Kartik month.