Sumary of 6 Virtual Darshans You Can Undertake From Home This Year:
- Among other things, the pandemic, and the many lockdowns, have impacted India’s annual pilgrimages and yatras..
- The rituals and puja of the Char Dham Yatra are slated to be performed only by four priests of the respective temples this year..
- The iconic Amarnath Yatra is a nearly two-month long trek in the Himalayas, and commences around the time of the Shravani Mela festival..
- The trek usually begins from Chandanwari and Nunwan and ends at Sheshnag Lake and Panchtarni camp, before leading to the cave shrine of Amarnath perched at an altitude of 12,756 ft..
- Taking note of the sharp rise in COVID-19 cases, the Shree Amarnathji Shrine Board today decided to temporarily suspended registrations for this year Shree Amarnathji Yatra..
- It was also noted that government has taken a large number of measure to reduce the spread of The Jammu and Kashmir administration has announced the temporary suspension of the registrations for the yatra this year..
- The government had promised a ‘virtual darshan’ and a live telecast of the morning and evening aarti at the shrine..
- This year too, the board has said that it will host a live telecast of morning and evening aartis for devotees across the globe….