Char Dham Yatra 2017
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

Lesser Pilgrims affects Chopper Business in Kedarnath

Due to the low pilgrims visit this year in Char Dham Yatra in State, the business of private choppers services being hit mostly. Most of... more »

Hunger Strike for Badrinath Highway

Sadhu-saints and local people's movement has intensified demanding improvement of national highway. The plea running from August 28 consecutive was transformed into a fast unto... more »

Ramdev with 150 followers return to Gangotri

Baba Ramdev along with his 150 followers returned to Gangotri from Gaumukh where they had headed for despite repeated warnings by the meteorological department. The... more »

Private Helicopters to airlift pilgrims from Licholi to Kedarnath

Some private aircraft companies have volunteered to render free helicopter service to airlift the elderly and sick devotees from Licholi to Kedarnath shrine as the... more »

Pandit Jasraj to sing at Kedarnath opening ceremony

Famed Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj will welcome devotees with an early morning performance of “ragaas” at the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath temple when its... more »

Uttarakhand Govt Denies Narendra Modi Helicopter Tour to Badrinath

The Government of Uttarakhand declined to grant permission to BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi to fly to Badrinath when its portal re-opens on May... more »

Senior citizens to get free transportation for Char Dham Yatra

To provide relief to the senior citizens of Uttarakhand, a joint scheme of Tourism and Transport Authority of the state has launched the provision of... more »

Biometric registration will be required for Char Dham Yatra

Biometric registration of devotees and facilities like SMS alerts in case of an emergency are among a slew of steps being taken by the state... more »

2014 CharDham Yatra Opening Dates are announced

The opening dates of Char Dham Yatra for 2014 season has been announced. There are no problems whatsoever in Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri for accessibility,... more »

BRO optimistic to complete road restoration by april in Uttarakhand Char Dham Region

The BRO (Border Roads Organisation) has told that they will complete the restoration of the damaged roads in Uttarakhand by 30-April, to provide trouble free... more »

CM Harish Rawat orders completion of new road to Kedarnath

The newly appointed Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Mr. Harish Rawat orders completion of Gaurikund-Kedarnath Road before the start of Char Dham Yatra. The new route... more »

Badrinath temple will open on 5 May 2014

Badrinath dham temple will be opened on May 5, 2014 at 4:05 am, has been announced by the Ganesh Godiyal of Badrinaht-Kedarnath Temple Committee. Badrinath... more »

Char Dham Yatra of 2014 will start in April-May

The Uttarakhand Govt have decided to open all the temples of Char Dham in April or Early May of 2014, except Kedarnath for pilgrims. All... more »

Badrinath during the freezing winters of January by 9 Bikers

Visiting Badrinath shrine during the season is itself a challenging task, but going there when it is not only closed, inaccessible but covered with snow,... more »

Central Govt to spend 3.38 Crores on Kedarnath reconstruction

The Central Government of India will spend an estimated cost of Rs 3.38 crores, for the revival of devastated flood hit region of Kedarnath. The... more »

The new location of Kedarnath township by GSI

GSI (Geological Survey of India) have submitted its final report and blue print on the repairs and new look of Kedarnath shrine, after it was... more »

Scientists Report: Gangotri Glacier is retreating

As per the report titled ‘Estimation of retreat rate of Gangotri glacier using rapid static and kinematic GPS survey’, by scientists from the Almora-based G.B.... more »

Reconstruction around Kedarnath Temple will be done Based on GSI Report

The Geological Survey of India (GSI) on Thursday submitted its much-awaited report on the June deluge to the Uttarakhand government recommending re-channelizing the ferocious Mandakini... more »

Delhi to Kedarnath (Gaurikund) Daily Bus Service from Uttarakahnd Roadways @548

  Delhi Kedarnath (Sonprayag) Daily Bus Service The daily bus between Delhi & Sonprayag (Kedarnath) will depart from ISBT Kashmiri Gate at 09:00 pm and... more »