The schedule for the closing of Badrinath Dham gates was declared by the temple officals after the rituals and prayers on auspicious day of Vijaya Dashmi.
Badrinath shrine will shut its doors for devotees from November 17, ending this year’s ‘Char Dham’ yatra.
On November 17, Badinath gates will closed at 4.35 am.
The shrine, situated in the Garhwal Himalayas, is a major pilgrimage site since the ninth century for Hindus all over the world.
The portal for Gangotri and Yamunotri, the source of the Ganga and the Yamuna River, will be closed on November 12 and 13 respectively.
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