Tungnath Temple Opening dates, Closing dates are given here. Tungnath Temple is one the famous Shiva Temples in Uttarakhand and it is also one of the Panchkedar Temples. Located in Rudraprayag district of the state, Tungnath Temple has the association with the legend dating back to Mahabharata.
Similar to Chardham Temples (Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath), Tungnath Temple is also opened for 4-6 months in a year. Rest of the year, reaching the temple is so tough due to heavy rainfall and snow fall.
Tungnath Temple opens in April-May during Akshaya Tritiya and closes during Diwali festival in October-November.
During the winter season, the temple is closed and the symbolic image of the deity and the temple priests are moved to Mukunath, which is 19 km from here.