On Tuesday, 6:20 a.m., follwing bad weather and snowfall, the Kedarnath Dham was opened for pilgrims, following the customary vedic ceremonies, as part of the Char Dham Yatra 2023. It is still snowing in Kedarnath and registration for the Kedarnath Yatra has been stopped for now.
The Panchmukhi Bhog figure of Baba Kedar was brought from Rawal Niwas to the temple grounds on a Chal Utsav Vigraha Doli. The doors to Baba Kedarnath were opened in front of Rawal, CM Dhami, officials from the Badri Kedar Mandir Committee, government officials, and other officials.
Along with thousands of devotees, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami also bowed his head at Baba’s door when the doors to Kedarnath Dham opened today.
Pilgrims will have everything they need.
The Chief Minister said that the state government is making all the necessary plans to make sure that the pilgrims on the Chardham Yatra 2023 have a pleasant and safe trip.
The state has ensured thtat everyone who wants to unterkae pilgrimage should be able to do so easily. The CM said he has also asked Lord Kedarnath to make everyone’s wishes come true.
Even though the weather is bad, a lot of people are making their way to Kedarnath Dham. A medical relief post has been set up in Kedarnath for travelers to get medical help. 130 doctors have been deployed on the yatra route, along with the availability of oxygen tanks and drugs. Health ATMs have also been setup for quick medical help.
Registration for Kedarnath Dham Yatra 2023 suspended temproraily
Due to the inclement weather, registration for the Kedarnath Yatra has been temporarily suspended. However, despite the obstacles, devotees remain eager to embark on this sacred journey.