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

Chopper service suspended following bad weather at Kedarnath

The chopper services to Kedarnath shrine have been called off following incessant rains and bad weather. Out of 13 companies providing chopper services for Kedarnath... more »

Chardham yatra back on track after rains, 510 pilgrims done registration

After the few days of bad weather conditions, Chardham Yatra now regaining its speed. On Tuesday, 510 pilgrims leave for Chardham and Hemkund Sahib. Till... more »

Uttarakhand cloudburst: Situation improves as more roads cleared of debris

Border Roads Organization is working tirelessly to clear the debris off the Gangotri Highway and the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway 58 after the recent cloudburst that... more »

Kedarnath temple coated with Silicon

The Agra circle of Archeological Survey of India (ASI) conducted a cleanup drive for the revered Kedarnath shrine. The officials from the ASI cleaned the... more »

President fails to take blessing at Kedarnath

President Mukherjee not able to pay obeisance at the Kedarnath Dham due to bad weather conditions. He had to return to New Delhi today. As... more »

Chardham Yatra on its peak, 6 Lakhs visited Badri-Kedar

More than 6,00,000 pilgrims has visited Badrinath and Kedarnath shrine till now. Over 45,000 pilgrims has taken blessing at Hemkund Sahib too. Chardham yatra has... more »

President will visit Kedarnath on 22 June

President Pranav Mukharjee will visit Kedarnath Dham very soon. President will be there on 22 June 2016. Chief Secretory Shatrughan Singh has directed all the... more »

Chardham Yatra speed up, enthusiasm increases in pilgrims

After the 3 years of Kedarnath flood, Chardham yatra has been back on track. Over 11000 pilgrims visited chardham on wednesday. Kedarnath recieved 2100 pilgrims.... more »

Kailash Kher will release a TV Serial based on Kedarnath Dham

The famous singer Kailash Kher is going to release a TV serial of 12 episode, which is based on Kedarnath. Well, yesterday at Secretariat, Kailash... more »

Char Dham Yatra running swiftly in rain

Heavy rainfall does not interrupted the Char Dham Yatra and routes are working smoothly. Huge number of pilgrims are continuously visiting the holy shrines of... more »

Mobile service in Kedarnath will become better this year soon. Pilgrims and duty officers will get benefitted from better mobile service. If all goes well... more »

Jollygrant Airport to start Chardham Helicopter service

All helicopter flights for Chardham, earlier running from Sahastradhara, will now take off from Jollygrant airport. DGCA has done temporary changes for sometime for Chardham... more »

Now 4000 pilgrims can stay in Kedarnath at night

Now 4000 pilgrims can stay at night in Kedarnath. GMVN and SDRF has increased the tents in Kedarnath dham. Chhani camp is being handover to... more »

Badrinath road will closed daily after 8 pm at Joshimath

Now no pilgrims is allowed to continue Badrinath yatra after 8 pm from Joshimath. Due to security measures, Govt has decided to stop pilgrims movement... more »

Gate System starts at Joshimath and Pandukeshwar

The Gate System in Joshimath and Pandukeshwar has been imposed. Now yatra vehicles will not be allowed to leave ahead of Joshimath after 8 pm.... more »

22000 pilgrims take blessing in first week at Hemkund Sahib

The number of pilgrims on Hemkund Sahib has increased than last year. However the stats not better than that of before 2013 floods. The Hemkund... more »

Badrinath Yatra back on track after 2013 floods

Badrinath yatra has been recieving huge pilgrims traffic. The number of pilgrims reaching out to Badrinath temple now crosses the stats before 2013 floods. For... more »

Badri-Kedar receives 3,61,671 pilgrims

The latest pilgrim stats for Badri-Kedar shrines has reach over 3 lakhs. Total 3,61,671 pilgrims have taken blessings from Kedarnath and Badrinath shrine. Despite heavy... more »

Chardham Yatra running smooth, registration crosses 2,70,000

The Chardham yatra is running smoothly. Weather in holy shrines remains pleasant with frequent showers. All roads & highways on Chardham route are open and... more »

8120 Green Card vehicles visited Chardham till now

As per reports, total 8120 commercial vehicles had been given Green Card for Chardham yatra. These cards were given by state transport department for the... more »