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

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 »

Two new trek route to Kedarnath – Chaumasi & Trijuginarayan

Now two more routes to Kedarnath have been constructed apart from Gaurikund. The trek route from Chaumasi and Trijuginarayan has been completed by Kedarnath Forest... more »

2.6 Lakh pilgrims visited Kedarnath so far

Despite of adverse weather conditions in Kedarnath, the pilgrims count didn't getting down this year. Around 2.6 Lakh pilgrims has visited Kedarnath shrine so far... more »

Annakoot Fair celebrated in Kedarnath

The Annakoot fair is celebrated in Kedarnath with joy and happiness. The famous shrine of Kedarnath held Ankoot festival on the midnight before Rakshabandhan. Chief... more »

Hindu Pilgrims from Pakistan visit Badrinath

The pilgrims from Pakistan pay obeisance at Badrinath temple today. The hindu pilgrims from Pakistan make blessing of peace between two countries before Lord Badrinath.... more »

Rs 2000 cr extra budget alloted for construction of Chardham All Weather Roads

For all weather connectivity of Chardham in Uttarakhand, Finance Ministry sanctions an extra budget of Rs 2000 crore for thr ambitious project. The total cost... more »

Traffic restored on Badrinath-Gangotri Highway

The traffic has been restored on the Badrinath Highway which was inaccessible for past two days due to the huge boulders that blocked the road... more »

304 pilgrims visited Kedarnath

Close to 300 pilgrims reached the revered shrine of Kedarnath after the heavy rains had make the pilgrimage to the Kedarnath valley difficult. Out of... more »

Old Kedar Fair attracts thousands of devotees

The revered shrine of Budha Kedar (Old Kedar) organized a fair which saw thousands of Shiva devotees flock to the site to offer reverence to... more »

Token system to be employed at Kedarnath

Due to the long queues of devotees standing outside Kedarnath temple, the temple authorities have decided to introduce the token system to manage the ever-growing... more »