17 Nov 2011
The gates of the iconic Badrinath temple, one of the chardham yatra destinations, were closed on Thursday for the approaching winters amidst complete ceremonial rituals. Atleast 10,000 pilgrims were present at the temple to seek the last darshan of Lord Badrinath, the incarnation of Lord Vishnu.
08 Jul 2011
Heavy rainfall and landslides have blocked the Badrinath National Highway for the past 18 hours. The debris halted the traffic on the route of five different locations, leaving thousands of pilgrims stranded.
18 Nov 2012
Portals of the famous Himalayan shrine of Badrinath will be closed for the pilgrims from November 18 in the wake of winter season.
01 May 2013
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday embarked on another round of Seva Yatra from Gopalganj with an aim to assess the development that has taken place in the state.
01 Jul 2011
Heavy rains in the Himalayan range are giving tough time to the pilgrims on a voyage to the religious significant ‘Chardham Yatra’. The debris of a landslide blocked the flow of traffic on Khula Gangotri National Highway for entire Thursday, leaving thousands of pilgrims fighting the bad weather.
09 Oct 2011
The pilgrimage to Kedarnath Dham may run in cold water as three companies facilitating air travel to the holy site have been banned in the area. Now, only the remaining companies will be able to provide air travel services.
09 Apr 2011
Don't be surprised if any priest at Badrinath temple gives details of your forefathers just with your name. Yes, it’s true a devotee travelling to the Badrinath temple can get the details of his ancestors in a second.
17 May 2013
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will address a rally in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday to mark the culmination of the Kerala Yatra-led by Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) President Ramesh Chennithala.
21 May 2011
The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway near Birhi has been blocked for traffic causing great inconvenience to pilgrims bound for Badrinath.