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07-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival 2019: Shobha Yatra captivates devotees, visitors

The 8th day of Navratra Festival 2019 was marked with a number of cultural activities and celebrations.A grand Shobha Yatra starting from Hotel Continent Panchvati at Jammu Road was main attraction.The yatra was taken out in presence of Speaker Legislative...

07-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival: Grand Prabhat Pheri taken out on last Day

Series of Prabhat Pheris, being organised as part of Navratra Festival, today concluded with a grand final Prabhat Pheri here marking the end of the nine day annual religious and cultural event.Chief Guest, Commandant 6th Battalion of CRPF, Jitendra Gupta inaugurated...

06-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival : Ram Navmi to witness Grand Prabhat Pheri

The J&K Association of Prabhat Pheri today took out an impressive Prabhat pheri, morning march, through the town.The march was organised by the association in collaboration with JK Tourism, SMVD Shrine Board and the district administration.The prabhat...

06-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival: MP inaugurates Shobha Yatra

The 7th day of Navratra Festival 2019 was marked with a number of cultural activities and celebrations.On the occasion, Member Parliament, Shamsher Singh Manhas, inaugurated Shobha Yatra from Hotel Continent Panchvati at Jammu Road.A number of folk dances...

05-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival 2019:Director RDD inaugurates Shobha Yatra

Director Rural Development Department, Sudershan Kumar today inaugurated the proceedings including Shobha yatra of the ongoing Navratra Festival 2019 from Hotel Panchvat Continent here today. President Katra Municipal Committee Shashi Gupta and Ex President Amrish...

04-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival: DC Reasi flags off Prabhat Pheri

Deputy Commissioner, Indu Kanwal Chib, today flagged off Prabhat Pheri, morning march, as part of ongoing Navratra Festival.SDM Katra, Ashok Kumar and various senior officers besides locals were present on the occasion.The Prabhat Pheri after passing through...

04-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival :Devotional Song Competition enters day 5

The All India Devotional Song Competition today entered its 5th day with 12 participants performing in the preliminary rounds at Yog Ashram Complex.The performances were adjudged by a panel of experts in music including Prof Anupama Sharma, Dr Surinder Kumar...

04-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival Day 5: Deputy Mayor JMC inaugurates Shobha Yatra

On Day 5 of the ongoing Navratra Festival 2019, Deputy Mayor Jammu Municipal Corporation, Poornima Sharma, inaugurated the Shobha Yatra from Hotel Continent Panchvat.The day witnessed colourful presentations by the artists of Regional Outreach Bureau and...

03-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival 2019: Advisor Farooq Khan inaugurates Shobha Yatra

Advisor Farooq Khan today inaugurated the proceedings of the fourth day of ongoing Navratra Festival 2019 here today.Deputy Commissioner Reasi Indu Kanwal Chib;  ADDC Reasi, Ramesh Chander; SDM Katra, Ashok Kumar; Tehsildar Katra, Sunil Sharma and AD Tourism...

03-Oct-2019 Katra

Navratra Festival: CRPF Jawans welcome Prabhat Pheri

An impressive Prabhat Pheri, morning march, was taken out from Bus Stand Katra, as part of ongoing Navratra Festival, today.Hundreds of devotees from Katra and  pilgrims from all parts of the country joined the Prabhat Pheri. Singing and dancing on...

13-Jul-2019 Jammu

Over 1.73 lakh perform Amarnath Yatra in 13 days

Another batch of pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Valley as over 1.73 lakh Yatris performed the ongoing Amarnath Yatra during the last 13 days.Officials said 1,73,978 Yatris had Darshan inside the holy Cave shrine during the last 13 days since the Yatra...

08-Jul-2019 Jammu

Over 95K pilgrims perform Amarnath Yatra in 7 days

Over 95,000 pilgrims have performed the ongoing Amarnath Yatra in the last seven days, officials said. However, no fresh batch of pilgrims was allowed to move from here on Monday due to the law and order situation.Separatists have called for a protest shutdown...

10-Jun-2019 Ganderbal

Kashmiri Pandits throng Kheer Bhawani, pray for peace

Kashmiri Pandits started arriving at the Kheer Bhawani temple in Tullamulla town on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal district to attend the annual festival.Officials said 85 buses carrying the pilgrims arrived late on Sunday at the temple to spend the...

16-Apr-2019 Udhampur

Historic Devika Baisakhi mela concludes at Udhampur

Over 1.50 lakh people including men, women and children of all faiths thronged 3-day Historic Devika  Baisakhi Mela which concluded with traditional fervor and gaiety, here late today evening.Principal District and Session Judge Udhampur and Chairman...

12-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Mehraj-ul-Alam’s Friday following observed across Valley

Thousands of devotees across the Valley thronged the Dargah Hazratbal shrine here on the Friday following of Mehraj-ul-Alam (SAW) to have a glimpse of the Holy relic.While Mehraj-ul-Alam, the night of ascent when the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) ascended to the...

02-Apr-2019 JAMMU

Registration of Yatris commenced on 1st April, 2019

The Registration of pilgrims for Shri Amarnathji Yatra commenced on 1st April 2019, for both the Baltal and Chandanwari routes, through 442 designated Bank branches of Punjab National Bank, Jammu & Kashmir Bank and YES Bank all over the country. This...

12-Nov-2018 Srinagar

'Khoja Digar' offered at Naqashbandh Sahib (RA) shrine

Khoja Digar', a special prayer, was offered at the Naqashbandh Sahib (RA) shrine in Shaher-e-Khaas with thousands of devotees thronging the revered shrine for the congregational Asar Salah amid chilly weather on Monday.Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz...

17-Oct-2018 Katra

Navratra Festival: Prabhat Pheri concludes amid religious fervor

Nine-dayNavratra Festival Prabhat Pheri   concluded here this morning with participation of a large number of devotees amidst chanting of bhajans & beating of drums.The Prabhat Pheri was jointly organized by Department of Tourism J&K Govt. & Shri...

15-Oct-2018 Reasi

Duggar Culture: Highlight of Navratra Festival 2018

Navratra Festival 2018, being organized by the state administration and Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board is successfully attracting tourists from outside the state. Tourists from all over India are amazed by the display of cultural diversity of the state.Continuing...

14-Oct-2018 Reasi

Navratra Festival enters 4th day

The All India Devotional Song Competition continued attracting huge crowd for the fourth consecutive day of the Navratra Festival 2018.Famous Celebrity Singer, Manu Vandana, winner of the Awaaz Punjab Di contest, enthralled the audience with his performance....

06-Sep-2018 Bhaderwah

Kailash Yatra begins in Bhaderwah

Charri Mubarak of Holy Kailash Yatra left for Kailash Kund from the ancient Vasuki Nag Temple, Gatha, Bhaderwah here today.Amidst the chanting of Vasuki Nag deity, the Yatra crossed the Bhaderwah town where MLA Daleep Singh Parihar and MLC Naresh Kumar Gupta...

26-Aug-2018 Bijbehara

Devotees throng Pracheen Cave at Thajiwara to pay obeisance

On the auspicious occasion of Shrawan Purnima and Raksha Bandhan, which marks the culmination of Amaranth Yatra, thousands of devotees thronged Pracheen Cave of Lord Shiva at Thajiwara Bijbehara to celebrate the festival with traditional gaiety.On the occasion,...

24-Aug-2018 Poonch

Baba Budha Amarnath ji Yatra concludes

With the last batch of pilgrims of Baba Budha Amarnath ji Yatra 2018, the Chhari Mubarak reached the holy shrine here today evening.Member Parliament, Jugal Kishore Sharma, Legislators Ravinder Raina, Pardeep Sharma and Vibodh Gupta alongwith Deputy Commissioner...

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