Kedarnath is a town located in the
Indian state of Uttarakhand and has
gained importance because of
Kedarnath is a city sets in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. It is a nagar panchayat in Rudraprayag district. The most far of the 4 Char Dham sites, Kedarnath is located in the Himalayas, about 3,584 m (11,759 ft) above sea level close by Chorabari Glacier, the top of river Mandakini, and is flanked by breathtaking snow-capped peaks.
Kedarnath Temple Overview
The temple started on Akshaya Tritiya and closes on Bhai Duj (October end or 1st week of November) due to heavy snowfall and so cold weather during winter. Gaurikhund is seventy five km (forty seven miles) from Rudraprayag. In between Rudraprayag and Kedarnath
Kedarnath Breaking News :
Uttarakhand flood: Bodies pile up outside gate of Kedarnath temple
The hellish rains have turned Kedarnath into a ghost town. Though the outer structure of the temple seems intact, there are bodies piled up outside its gate.
Uttarakhand: Kedarnath turns into ghost town, bodies pile up
Hellish rains have turned Kedarnath into a ghost town. Though the outer structure of the temple seems intact, there are bodies piled up outside its gate.
Pilgrims still stuck without relief near Kedarnath
Having gone without food or water for nearly a week, scores of pilgrims are on the verge of death, while others who managed to reach Sonprayag on foot have complained that rescue operations are yet to reach those stranded between Gaurikund and Kedarnath.
Road to Kedarnath: see the damage
in epicentre of rain fury