Tentative Opening Date of Gangotri Temple 2020
The Gangotri temple will open on the 07th May 2020 on the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Tritiya like each year. The expected date for closing of the temple is the day after Diwali on the 28th October 2020 also the holy day of Govardhana Puja.
Tentative Opening Date of Yamunotri Temple 2020
The Yamunotri temple doors will be opened on 7th May 2020. On the auspicious occasion of Akshaya Tritiya each year, the temple doors open for pilgrims marking the start of the holy Chardham Yatra. The tentative dates for closing the shrine falls on the day of Bhai Dooj also known as Yama Dwitiya, which will fall on 29th October 2020.
Tentative Opening Date of Kedarnath Temple 2020
The revered shrine of Lord Shiva, housing one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India, Kedarnath temple doors open on the 09th May 2020. Every year the opening date of Kedarnath is declared and decided on the day of Maha Shivaratri. The closing date of Kedarnath temple is fixed on Bhai Dooj, which will happen on 29th Oct 2020.
Tentative Opening Date of Badrinath Temple 2020
Badrinath temple will be opened on 10th May 2020. The opening date is decided on Basant Panchmi and the closing dates will be declared on Vijaya Dashmi. The expected closing date of the temple is expected to be on 9th November 2020.
As it is believed that pilgrimage must be done in clockwise direction, therefore the Char Dham Yatra starts with a visit to Yamunotri, then Gangotri, then Kedarnath and last but not the least Badrinath.