By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2021 12:28 PM IST
Saudi Arabia has given conditional permission to devotees to enter the country for the Umrah pilgrimage.
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2021 01:21 PM IST
- Hajj 2021: Here’s all you need to know about the date, history and significance of the Muslims pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia and the importance of the Day of Arafah ahead of Eid-ul-Adha or Bakra Eid
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2021 05:30 PM IST
Amid speculations over Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra due to Covid-19 spike, Chota Kailash or Adi Kailash in Uttarakhand proposed to be developed as major pilgrimage site and to promote it as a destination for religious tourism
Varkala, Kerala | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 12, 2020 01:07 PM IST
With less than 1000 pilgrims daily, online speeches and classes by dignitaries and no usual mass meetings and programmes, the 88th edition of the pilgrimage would be celebrated fully in adherence with the Covid protocols and guidelines.
Jewish New Year celebrations upset by the coronavirus,Hasidic pilgrims collide with Covid-19 restrictions
Uman, Ukraine | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 19, 2020 10:41 AM IST
Unlike previous autumns, this year the Jewish New Year and Jews’ pilgrimage to Uman tomb of Rabbi Nahman, founder of the Breslov Hasidic movement, has been restricted by coronavirus pandemic
Hindustan Times, Jammu | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 11:45 AM IST
Gore Lal, of Mainpuri in UP, had embarked on the pilgrimage on August 5 and reached Katra on September 2
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 06:04 PM IST
This is likely the first shrine out of the Char Dham shrines to welcome foreigners this year.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2020 09:49 PM IST
The first out of the five trains booked for the pilgrimage was to depart from Bhopal for the Vaishno Devi shrine with 800 passengers on February 15, as per the earlier schedule before the cancellation was announced.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 07:30 PM IST
Most residents of Pathanamthitta district where the famous temple is located share the traders’ anxiety that peace will be shattered if women enter Sabarimala again.
Hindustan Times | By Navneet Vyasan
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2019 04:42 PM IST
Says author Vikram Sampath, whose new book charts Vinayak Damodar Savarkar’s journey from a small village in Maharashtra to the heart of the Indian independence movement
Hindustan Times, Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2019 12:00 PM IST
The deceased has been identified as Harvinder Singh, a resident of Moti Nagar in west Delhi.
Hindustan Times, Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON AUG 24, 2019 11:05 PM IST
Every year, lakhs of pilgrims trek to the oval-shaped lake, located at a height of 13,500ft above the sea level, to catch a glimpse of Mount Kailash, believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva, and offer prayers.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 04, 2019 11:31 AM IST
The pilgrimage will be launched from the Safdarjung Railway station as part of the government’s ‘Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana’ – a scheme that was announced by the AAP government in January 2018.
Jammu | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2019 03:28 PM IST
The cave shrine is located at 3,880 metres in South Kashmir Himalayas.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2019 01:17 PM IST
PM Modi made these remarks at a meeting of ministers of his government at the BJP headquarters where he thanked them for their work, Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar said.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2018 11:30 PM IST
Pilgrims have to cross a pedestrian bridge over the river before trekking to the shrine. Slush and uprooted trees had buried the bridge at Triveni. Gushing flood waters washed away many buildings and uprooted power and communication towers at the base camp.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2018 08:46 PM IST
Addressing a ‘Jan Aakrosh’ rally at Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan on April 29, Congress president Rahul Gandhi had announced his intent to take a 15-day break from politics to enable him to go on pilgrimage.
Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad, Islamabad
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2018 09:32 PM IST
Kiran Bala married Muhammad Azam, whom she reportedly befriended on social media, while in Lahore and said she did not want to return to India.
Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2018 08:47 PM IST
Amarjit Singh, 24, was part of a Sikh Jatha that returned on Saturday.
Indo Asian News Service, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondents, Garhshankar (hoshiarpur)/amritsar
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2018 08:48 PM IST
Kiran Bala went to Pakistan on her Indian passport with Pakistan visa valid till April 21.