Char Dham Yatra 2017

Char Dham News 2017

Char Dham Yatra is a seasonal pilgrimage route normally opens from May to October, with its opening and closing dates changes every year. It is always better to get the latest news of weather, climate, road routes, road conditions, opening and closing dates of Char Dhams of Uttarakhand.

We will also update news of places enroute Char Dham Yatra like: Dehradun, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Devprayag, Rudraprayag, Uttarkashi, Joshimath, Harsil and Barkot. At sacred yatra we try to update all the latest news, weather news, govt news about Gangotri Dham yatra.

Selected Dham News: Yamunotri News, Gangotri News, Kedarnath News and Badrinath News

Following is the latest CharDham news and updates

Gangasagar Mela – Second biggest pilgrimage fair after Kumbh Mela

Biggest fair and largest confluence of pilgrims (just after Kumbh Mela), Gangasagar Mela is the annual fair held each year during Makar Sankranti (January 14... more »

Dehradun-Gopeshwar helicopter service will boost Kedarnath tourism

For now the helicopter service will be once per week but will be regular after a month. This heli service will benefit the Kedarnath and... more »

PM Modi lays foundation stone for 12000 crore Chardham Highway Project

PM launches the highly ambitious 11,700 crore Char Dham Highway Project Addressing the Parivatan Rally on Tuesday in which a large number of people showed... more »

PM Modi may put the first stone for new Char Dham road project

Among the major projects in Chardham, the road connecting Chardham in Uttarakhand is gaining limelight after speculations of Prime Minister Narendra Modi may visit Uttarakhand... more »

Kedarnath Helicopter Fare Prices Rise to INR 9200/-

Now the Kedarnath yatra by the helicopter will be little costlier than earlier. Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Devlopment Authority (UCADA) has increases the air fare to... more »

Badrinath-Kedarnath to launch souvenir silver coins

Badrinath Kedarnath Temple Committee (BKTC) is planning to utilize its silver stock donated by devotees to redistribute as souvenir silver coins with Prasad. A large... more »

Chardham rail project survey to start from December

The survey of project of connection of Chardham with rail line will start from December month. Now shrines in high himalayas will be connected with... more »

50% Discount on Winter Chardham Yatra

After closing of abodes of Chardham in Uttarakhand, Govt preparing to attract tourists on Winter Char Dham Yatra. Pilgrims are being given facilities and services... more »

Anil Ambani visit Badri-Kedar with family

Indian Business tycoon Anil Ambani take blessing at Kedarnath and Badrinath with wife and sister. Whole family have done special Puja Archana at Badri vishal... more »

Badrinath Dham to close on 16 Nov, Kedarnath on 01 Nov

Now closing dates of all four sacred chardham have been declared. The closing of shrine will start from Gangotri on Oct 31. After then on... more »

President Pranab Mukherjee take blessing at Kedarnath shrine

The first Citizen of India, President Pranab Mukherjee visited holy Kedarnath shrine today along with his son Abhijeet Mukherjee. In the presence of Chief Minister... more »

Kedarnath, Gangotri & Yamunotri will close on 1 November

The centre of faith and devotion in Uttarakhand, pilgrimage abodes of Kedarnath, Gangotri & Yamunotri will be closed on 01 November, on the occasion of... more »

Kedarnath to develop under PRASAD scheme of Centre Govt

Now Kedarnath has made into the Prasad Project by Ministry of Tourism and will be developed under this project. The Lord Shiva's Kedarnath temple has... more »

Pilgrims count increases in Kedarnath

More than 1360 pilgrims take blessing of Baba Kedar at Kedarnath Temple on tuesday. The number of pilgrims is now increasing after the monsoon rains.... more »

President Mukherjee will visit Kedarnath on 28 September

President Mukherjee will visit Kedarnath on 28 September in his four days schedule in Uttarakhand. He will inaugurate the renovated Ashiyana Guest House on arrival... more »

Promo song of Kailash Kher serial on Kedarnath launched

The promo song of serial based on one of the Chardham and 12 Jyotirlinga Baba Kedarnath has launched today. The song has voices of Amitabh... more »

Kedarnath ready to welcome 2nd phase of Yatra after monsoon

The shops in Kedarnath is again starts to decorate at the end of monsoon season. The number of pilgrims visiting Kedarnath is increasing now. Helicopter... more »

300 Kedarnath priests to get new homes in Kedarnathpuri

Now Kedarnath priests will get new homes in Kedarpuri. The govt will complete the houses constructions before starting of next year Yatra. There are 44... more »

Kedarnath Heli Services to restart from 12 September

The helicopter service to Kedarnath will restart from 12 September. These services are stopped after heavy rains in Uttarakhand. Now the staff members of the... more »

900 mtr Tunnel to stop traffic jams on Chardham route

Now travelling experience to Kedarnath and Badrinath will become happy and easy. A 900 mtr tunnel has been on the project to connect Badrinath and... more »