Tentative Opening Date of Gangotri Temple 2021
The Gangotri temple will open on 14 May 2021 and will be closed on the next day of Diwali i.e on 05 Nov 2021. Gangotri Dham opens on the auspicious occassion of Akshay Tritya each year and closed on the day after Diwali festival, Nov 2021.
Tentative Opening Date of Yamunotri Temple 2021
The Yamunotri temple will open for pilgrims on 14 May 2021. Yamunotri temple opens its gates on the occassion of Akshay Tritya each year. The Yamunotri shrine closed its gates for pilgrims on the day of Bhai Dooj i.e on 06 Nov 2021.
Tentative Opening Date of Kedarnath Temple 2021
The revered shrine of Lord Shiva, housing one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India, Kedarnath temple gates will open on 15 May 2021 (Tentative) and will be closed on the auspicious day of Bhai Dooj i.e on 06 Nov 2021. Every year the opening date of Kedarnath is declared and decided on the day of Maha Shivratri. The closing date of Kedarnath temple is fixed i.e on Bhai Dooj, the gates of Kedarnath shrine get closed for winters.
Tentative Opening Date of Badrinath Temple 2021
Badrinath temple will open for pilgrims on 16 May 2021 (Tentative) and will closed on 10 November 2021. The opening date of Badrinath Temple will be decided on Basant Panchmi and closing dates will be declared on Vijayadashmi.
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.