Amarnath pilgrimage

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A day in the life of J&K Police’s Mountain Rescue Team that helps Amarnath pilgrims

Amid plunging oxygen levels and sub-zero temperatures, Zahoor and Ishtiyaq help pilgrims navigate the toughest stretch along the Amarnath Yatra route.

Five pilgrims injured as glacier collapses in Kullu

The 'yatra' to the shrine has been temporarily stopped. Considered tougher than the Amarnath pilgrimage, the ten-day Shrikhand Mahadev yatra had begun on July 15.


Amarnath Yatra suspended for Saturday due to separatist-backed strike in Kashmir

The pilgrimage commenced on July 1 from both Baltal and Pahalgam routes. Multitier security arrangements were made for smooth and successful conduct of the yatra that concludes on August 15.

Amarnath Yatra 2019 Dates: When is Amarnath Yatra 2019?

Amarnath Yatra 2019 Date: The annual pilgrimage starts from Srinagar and Pahalgam and ends at the Amarnath cave temple which is located at an altitude of 3,888 metres, about 141 km from Srinagar.

Stone pelters could be biggest threat to Amarnath pilgrimage : Home Ministry Official

A senior official from the Home Ministry has said that stone pelting mobs and militants pose equal threat to the annual Amarnath pilgrimage that begins on June 29.

Four killed in cylinder explosion in Amarnath base camp

Explosion in the cylinder took place early in the morning when breakfast was being prepared.


Tough security measures in place for Amarnath pilgrimage

The Board will incur an expenditure of nearly Rs 75 lakh on the printing and transportation of new yatra permit forms.

Amarnath Yatra dates announced, to begin June 28 and end August 10

The yatra this year will be shorter by 11 days than last year.

SC forms high-powered committee on Amarnath pilgrims' woes

Committee to visit the shrine and give the report to Jammu and Kashmir Governor.

Another batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath

The convoy of yatra crossed Chanderkote on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.