Vaishnodevi News

Vaishno Devi helicopter crash: 6 pilgrims, pilot killed in Katra chopper accident

Seven people were killed on Monday when a helicopter ferrying pilgrims to the Vaishno Devi temple crashed near Katra in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Pilgrim dies of heart attack enroute Vaishnodevi

A pilgrim died due to heart attack enroute a cave shrine in Trikuta hills.


Vaishno,Amarnath yatra gets costlier

Pilgrimage to Vaishnodevi and Amarnath shrines will be costlier from July this year. Jammu and Kashmir government today said Rs 2,000 would be charged as entry fee per vehicle carrying pilgrims to the cave shrines of Mata Vaishnodevi and Amarnath for a period of 3 days. According to a notification issued by the government under […]

J-K govt declares 2010 as ‘visit Kashmir’ year

After fall in militancy,Jammu and Kashmir government has declared 2010 as "Visit Kashmir" year to attract domestic and foreign tourists to the state.

Pilgrim injured in landslide near Vaishnodevi shrine

Landslides triggered due to heavy rains en route the cave shrine of Vaishnodevi in Trikuta hills of Reasi district left a pilgrim injured.

Vaishnodevi pilgrim dies in J-K

A pilgrim died due to heart attack on his way to cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Katra.


Over 69 lakh pilgrims visit Vaishnodevi shrine in J-K

As many as 69.80 lakh pilgrims from across the country have so far paid their obeisance at the cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district J-K.

Vaishnodevi base camp on high alert over Swine flu

With over 25,000 pilgrims thronging Vaishnodevi cave shrine daily,devotees are being screened to find out whether they are affected by swine flu virus.