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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine


Vaishno Devi: Daily quota for pilgrims from outside J&K now 500

September 06, 2020 1:42 am

A spokesman said the ceiling on total number of pilgrims visiting the shrine daily remains the same at 2,000.

Five months on, Vaishno Devi yatra restarts with curbs

August 17, 2020 1:20 am

The pilgrimage had been suspended on March 18. On August 4, the Jammu and Kashmir administration decided to reopen religious places from August 16, subject to observance of protocol.

Vaishno Devi pilgrimage to resume Sunday, only 2,000 pilgrims allowed per day

August 14, 2020 9:13 pm

Every pilgrim will be scanned by thermal image scanners at yatra entry points, Kumar said, advising children below the age of 10 years, pregnant women, persons with co-morbidities and those above the age of 60 to avoid the yatra.

Over 62.71 lakh pilgrims have visited Vaishno Devi shrine so far this year

October 08, 2019 5:04 pm

Ever since the inception of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board in 1986, the shrine has witnessed an ever-increasing number of devotees.

IRCTC Vaishno Devi Tour Package: Check price, booking and other details

July 29, 2019 9:35 am

IRCTC Vaishno Devi Tour Package 2019 Price, Ticket Booing Details: The 12 night and 13 day-tour begins from Gorakhpur and covers Nathdwara, Haldighati, Udaipur, Pushkar, Ajmer Shariff, Jaipur, Haridwar, Amritsar, Vaishno Devi.

Vaishno Devi shrine expected to receive 85 lakh pilgrims this year, highest in five years

December 29, 2018 6:50 pm

The pilgrim arrivals had dropped from 93.24 lakh in 2013 to 78.03 lakh in 2014 and further to 77.76 lakh in 2015 and 77.23 lakh in 2016. However, last year's figure of 81.78 lakh pilgrims was crossed almost 20 days ago.

Man arrested for using forged letters of Sushma Swaraj for helicopter-tickets

July 15, 2017 5:11 pm

The accused acquired these tickets through the quota based on forged letters of the office of Sushma Swaraj, Minister of External Affairs," a senior police officer said. A case was registered against Sandeep at Katra police station.

Pranab Mukherjee visits Vaishno Devi

September 02, 2014 7:42 pm

The President had arrived in Jammu, the winter capital of the state, yesterday afternoon.

President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Jammu tomorrow

August 31, 2014 8:36 pm

On his maiden visit to Jammu, the President will be chief guest tomorrow at 14th convocation of Jammu University.

Daily train to Katra from tomorrow

July 13, 2014 5:40 pm

The AC superfast 'Shri Shakti Express' will depart from New Delhi station at 5:30 PM daily.