Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Kedarnath temple


PM Narendra Modi wears the traditional 'chola dora' as he offers prayers at Kedarnath temple

October 21, 2022 12:04 pm

A traditional male dress of Himachal Pradesh's Gaddi community, 'chola dora' is worn by the people on festivals and special occasions

Gold makeover of Kedarnath temple faces priests’ resistance

September 20, 2022 7:31 am

In 2017, the sanctum sanctorum walls were covered in silver. Around 230 kg silver was used back then and same amount of gold will be required now, costing over Rs 100 crore.

Kedarnath temple set to open its doors for devotees from May 6; know about its history, significance

March 03, 2022 1:25 pm

The temple. which is dedicated to Lord Shiva, was shut on November 6 for six months during the winter months due to the heavy snowfall in the region

Live telecast of PM offering prayers at Kedarnath a violation of tradition: Harish Rawat

November 08, 2021 7:25 am

Harish Rawat on Sunday said he respects the Prime Minister but also takes great pride in the tradition of the temples in his state.

Portals of Kedarnath temple open; first puja performed on behalf of PM

April 29, 2020 11:37 am

The portals of the four famous Himalayan shrines -- Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri -- are opened every year between April and May after a six-month closure during which they remain completely snowbound.

PM Modi's cave meditation at Kedarnath drawing more pilgrims: Officials

June 29, 2019 3:49 pm

The Kedarnath shrine has seen an unprecedented increase in the number of pilgrims after Narendra Modi visit, with 'Dhyan Gufa' remaining occupied since Prime Minister's visit last month this year.

Narendra Modi in Kedarnath highlights: Pledge to devote myself for a 'developed India' by 2022, says PM

October 20, 2017 1:06 pm

Narendra Modi in Kedarnath LIVE updates: Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat, state ministers and BJP workers are among the 4,000 people, who are expected to be present on the temple premises.

Rebuilding Kedarpuri: Uttarakhand's master plan aims to protect shrine from calamities

July 22, 2015 5:11 am

The government estimated that the cost of implementing the master plan would come to nearly Rs 250 crore, which will be shared by state and Centre.

Rahul Gandhi says he felt ‘fire-like’ energy at Kedarnath temple

April 25, 2015 1:57 am

“Aamtaur par Mandir mein jata hun to mangata nahin hun. Main Andar gaya, aag Jaisi Shakti Mili," Rahul said.

Kedarnath temple to be opened for devotees on April 24

February 17, 2015 7:01 pm

Despite facing adverse weather condition, NIM has been continuing the reconstruction works in the temple area.


Kedarnath temple reopens for devotees

May 05, 2014 10:33 am

Sacred portals of the Kedarnath temple were reopened to devotees amid elaborate rituals early morning on Sunday (May 4), about a year after the Himalayan shrine was marred by flash floods that had left hundreds of people dead and many others stranded.