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February 2, 2018February 2, 2018

Rudranath Temple Doors to Open on 19 May

19 May has been decided as the date on which the temple doors of Rudranath Temple would open for the devotees. The natural rock temple of Rudranath, situated in Garhwal Himalayas, forms a part of the five Shaivite shrines grouped under Panch Kedar.  On the auspicious day, the gates of temple would be opened observing...

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January 4, 2018January 4, 2018

How to Get Subsidy for Chardham Yatra

For Karnataka Residents, Char Dham Yatra Has Never Been Easier! Have financial costs been deterring you from going on the Char Dham Yatra? Are you aware of the Government Subsidy for Char Dham Yatra pledged by Karnataka Government that any legal resident of the state whose devotional ardor enabled them to fulfill the arduous, yet...

PM Narendra Modi to Visit Kedarnath on Closing Day
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October 14, 2017January 5, 2018

PM Narendra Modi to Visit Kedarnath on Closing Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Kedarnath on the forthcoming 20th October and will lay the foundation stone of the new Kedarpuri and on this occasion PM will also address the public at the Dham. The BJP Government and PM Modi wish to leave no stone unturned when it comes to the mission 2019...

Faith Triumphs over Fear: Startlingly High Tourist Footfall in Chardhams
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June 23, 2017October 28, 2017

Faith Triumphs over Fear: Startlingly High Tourist Footfall in Chardhams

2013 had seen torrential rains and landslides in Kedar Valley. This caused obstruction in the Char Dham Yatra and caused much damage to property and lives. Tourist footfall to Kedarnath and surrounding areas had taken a major hit subsequently. However this year, the famous Char Dham Yatra in Uttarakhand has been a major crowd puller....

Heavy Rain Alerts in Uttarakhand – Travellers and Pilgrims to Chardham advised to exercise caution
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June 22, 2017October 28, 2017

Heavy Rain Alerts in Uttarakhand – Travellers and Pilgrims to Chardham advised to exercise caution

The weather department issues heavy rain alerts in Uttarakhand The weather department has issued heavy rain alerts in Uttarakhand. The EMT department said that torrential rains were expected to happen in the next 48 hours in Haridwar, Nainital, Dehradun, Rudraprayag, Chamoli, Pithoragarh and surrounding areas. This is why pilgrims and travellers to the above mentioned...

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June 14, 2017October 28, 2017

Recent Crash badly affects and Suspends Helicopter Service on Char Dham Yatra Route

Post the bad helicopter accident today morning, the DGCA (Directorate General Civil Aviation) reacted on Saturday by stopping the helicopter operations to places like Badrinath, Sahastradhara, Harsil and Kharsali Helipads in Uttarakhand from Sunday until future orders are issued. Suspending the chopper operations to all four helipads is perceived as a sharp blow to the...

Bad Weather Hits Kedarnath, Fall in Number of Pilgrims
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June 7, 2017September 21, 2017

Bad Weather Hits Kedarnath, Fall in Number of Pilgrims

The rains in kedarghati have influenced the outcomes of Kedarnath Yatra. There has been a steady reduction in the number of travelers and pilgrims and the numbers have reduced more than 4000. After the landslides in Kedarnath, the Yatra has got back on track after 4 long years. However rains have been playing spoilsport. More...

The Govt Takes a Big Decision About Char Dham Yatra
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May 29, 2017October 28, 2017

The Govt Takes a Big Decision About Char Dham Yatra

The cities, districts and towns falling on the routes of char Dham will not have their route diverted even after 6 p.m. in this respect the tourism minister satpal Maharaj has directed the state authorities and officials to follow the above orders. The holy char dham yatra is in its full glory now but the...

Answers to Char Dham Enquiries will now be available via SMS
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April 30, 2017October 28, 2017

Answers to Char Dham Enquiries will now be available via SMS

One click will be all it takes to get detailed information about facilities for tourists, rest rooms for women, weather, road conditions and visitor amenities. The department of Tourism has launched an app XLR Outing for this. Your mobile will henceforth provide you all information regarding Char Dham Yatra. You can get any query addressed...