Kedarnath Yatra 2020 | Kedarnath Temple dates

Kedarnath Yatra, or pilgrimage to popular Kedarnath temple, also known as the yatra to the seat of Lord Shiva, is one of the major pilgrimage tours as per Hinduism. Kedarnath Temple opening date in 2020 is 29 April.. But due to Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), Yatra may get cancelled or postponed. Kedarnath temple opening date is […]

Chardham Yatra 2019 begins on May 7, Akshaya Tritiya

Chardham Yatra in 2019 will begin on Akshay Tritiya day (May 7). The government has asked the pilgrims to allocate 10 days for their yatra of four holy temples in Hinduism – Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri in the Garhwal range of Himalayas. Tour to Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri in the Garhwal Himalayas is […]

Chardham Yatra 2017 | Char Dham Yatra Opening dates in 2017

Chardham Yatra or Char Dham temple tour is the most holy pilgrimage tour to four prominent abodes in Hinduism. In 2017, in fact every year, Chardham Yatra opening dates occur during Akshaya Tritiya. In 2017, Yamunotri temple opening date is April 28. Gangotri will also open on April 28. Usually, Kedarnath temple opening date is decided […]

Kedarnath Temple Closing date 2017

Kedarnath, the seat of Lord Shiva, is one of the “Dwadasha Jyotirlingas” (12 prominent temples of Lord Shiva). In 2017, Kedarnath temple remains closed from October 21. Generally, the closing day of Kedarnath temple is fixed which is on Yama Dwitiya or Bhai Dooj, a couple of days after Diwali. Because of harsh winter, the temple […]

Kedarnath Temple to reopen on 4 May 2014

Kedarnath Temple to reopen on 4 May 2014, two days after Akshaya Tritiya. The sacred portals of the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath will be thrown open for devotees on May 4 after a six month closure during winter when the area remains snowbound. The gates of the famed temple dedicated to Lord Shiva will be […]

Kedarnath Yatra resume from October 1, 2013

Kedarnath Temple

Kedarnath to be resumed from October 1, 2013. Due to the heavy floods which destroyed over 10,000 lives. Even the death toll of Uttarakhand floods is uncertain till now. Kedarnath Yatra, or pilgrimage to popular Kedarnath temple, also known as the yatra to the seat of Lord Shiva, is one of the major pilgrimage tours […]

Guptakashi near Kedarnath

Guptaksahi has a great importance quite like that of Kashi. The ancient Vishwanath temple, Ardnareswar temple and Manikarnik Kund, where the two streams of Ganga and Yamuna are believed for their redemption. Lord Shiva was not willing and so eluded the Pandavas repeatedly. He took refuge at Kedarnath in the form of a bull. Being […]

No Kedarnath-Badrinath Yatra for next 3 Years?

According to reports coming from Badrinath and Kedarnath Shrines, there will be Yatra for the next 3 years. The damage from the rains have been so bad that pilgrimage cannot be revived anytime soon. Pilgrimage to the shrines of Kedarnath and Badrinath in Uttarakhand cannot resume for three years due to extensive damage caused by heavy […]