Char Dham News
The lawyer appearing for the Shrine Board apprised the court that all services are presently available on its website but due to some technical glitch, it will be functional in some days
People associated with the tourism department say that Kedarnath Yatra is very important from an economic point of view
An earlier government order in this regard had been partially modified, increasing the limit to 16,000 for Badrinath, 13,000 for Kedarnath, 80,000 for Gangotri and 5,000 for Yamunotri, officials said on Wednesday
Located on the bank of the Mandakini river, Kedarnath Temple is the of the four ancient pilgrimage sites referred to as ‘Char Dham’ which also include Yamunotri, Gangotri and Badrinath
An architect’s rebuttal to another architect on why it’s outrageous to make a case that Hindu dharma has never been about grandness
Why did anger against farm laws surface only within Punjab and not anywhere else? Why were the protests so focused around one religious community, even in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh? Surely there is an external factor, trying to provoke the community against India
Chardham priests had been demanding scrapping of the board ever since its creation in 2019, saying it was an infringement of their traditional rights over the temples
Uttarakhand priests threaten to obstruct PM Modi's Kedarnath visit: What you need to know about controversy
The priests are opposing the formation of the Chardham Devasthanam Board, which is envisioned to be an umbrella body to regulate shrines and temples under its purview
It’s easy to blame climate change and lack of collective global action for increasing intensity and frequency of disasters, but what about the manner in which the region’s topography has been unashamedly smashed in recent years?
As per a press release by IRCTC, the 16-day tour will begin from the National Capital’s Safdarjung Railway Station on 18 September
Badrinath Temple opens portals, no devotees allowed; first prayers offered on Narendra Modi's behalf
Badrinath Temple opened its portals on Friday, 15 May at 4.30am amid the ongoing coronavirus lockdown
The NGC is arguably the single largest committee overseeing the cleanup of river Ganga today.
Nitin Gadkari has sought to fast-track key infrastructure projects, including Char Dham, and reached out to all the stakeholders for quicker clearances.
No casualties were reported in a massive landslide on the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway thanks to an alert police constable of Uttarakhand Police
Uttarakhand Election 2017: Absence of tourist spots from poll agendas shows parties' ignorance about state
Political parties should focus on building new and modernised hill stations which could contribute in increasing the revenue of the state and making it more beautiful and liveable instead of promising modern bridges and highways (like Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised) in Uttarakhand
Light to medium rain in various parts of Uttarakhand and resulting landslides have obstructed vehicular traffic on several roads including national highways on the Char Dham routes in the hill state.
Expressing concern over the recent tragedy in Uttarakhand, the Supreme Court on Tuesday prohibited setting up of any new hydroelectric power project in the state and directed the Centre to constitute an expert body to study environmental degradation caused by such projects.
The Uttarakhand government will utilise the fund according to its requirements.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy today directed senior officials of protocol department to contact Uttarakhand government for providing relief to pilgrims from the state who were stranded near Uttar Kashi due to heavy rains in that state