Latest News on Pilgrimage
Showing of 0 - 10 from 53 results
Pilgrimage - Total results - 53
Feb 06, 2019
Kumbh Mela’s Bhule Bhatke camp has been returning lost loved ones to families since 1946, reunited 20,000 pilgrims since 15 JanHundreds of people mill around the ‘Bhule Bhatke Camp', lost in the teeming crowds of the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, hoping desperately to be ‘found'
Aug 26, 2018
Amarnath Yatra concludes today; over two lakh pilgrims visited holy site; Shrine Board takes stock of sanitation initiativesAnnual pilgrimage of Amarnath Yatra 2018 concluded on Sunday. The holy Hindu pilgrimage is traditionally culminated on the auspicious day of Shravan Purnima as per Hindu Calender
Aug 12, 2018
Amarnath Yatra: Fresh batch of 233 pilgrims leaves from Jammu amid tight security arrangementsAnother batch of 233 pilgrims left the base camp from Jammu on Sunday to join the ongoing Amarnath yatra in south Kashmir Himalayas, officials said.
Aug 10, 2018
Kanwariyas engage in violence in Delhi, UP: It's time to stop unruly 'pilgrims' threatening people's safetyThe dictionary meaning of 'pilgrimage' does not involve intimidation, threats, or violence. Yet, that is precisely what happened on the Kanwariyas' route to the Ganga.
Aug 07, 2018
Walking to Pandharpur: On the trail of Maharashtra's 21-day, 250 km wari for Lord VithobaAn annual event in the Marathi calendar, the wari is a pilgrimage undertaken by devotees of Lord Vithoba, to his temple in Pandharpur. Palanquins (palkhis) venerating Sant Dnyaneshwar and Tukaram are carried from Alandi and Dehu by the warkaris, who cover 250 km by foot, over a 21-day journey
Jul 12, 2018
Amarnath Yatra: 13 injured after tempo carrying pilgrims rams into stationary truck in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur districtThirteen Amarnath pilgrims were injured when their vehicle rammed into a stationary truck on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Jammu on Thursday, a police official said.
Jul 08, 2018
Burhan Wani death anniversary: Amarnath Yatra suspended for today in view of separatists' strike; two pilgrims die of natural causesJammu and Kashmir authorities have suspended the Amarnath yatra for one day on Sunday in view of a strike called by separatists to mark the second death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, police said.
Jul 07, 2018
Amarnath Yatra: 326 stranded pilgrims evacuated from Panjtarni to Baltal base camp due to heavy rainThe authorities on Friday evacuated 326 Amarnath pilgrims, who were stranded at Panjtarni due to heavy rainfall, to the Baltal base camp.
Jul 06, 2018
Amarnath Yatra remains suspended from Jammu for 2nd day due to bad weather; thousands stranded at Baltal, Pahalgam campsThe Amarnath yatra remained suspended from Jammu for the second day on Friday as inclement weather in the Valley had left thousands of pilgrims stranded at both Baltal and Pahalgam base camps
Jul 05, 2018
Kailash Mansarovar yatra: Nearly 1,000 Indians returning from pilgrimage stranded in Nepal's Simikot, HilsaThe ordeal of the stranded Indian pilgrims returning from Kailash Mansarovar in Tibet is still not over as nearly 1,000 of them continue to await their evacuation at Nepal's mountainous regions amidst inclement weather