Category Archives: Hiking Trekking

Amarnath yatra suspended from Jammu

Tribune News Service & PTI Srinagar, July 2 The Amarnath yatra resumed from the Baltal route today after it was suspended for a day due to inclement weather even as nearly 12,000 yatris left for the cave shrine in south … Continue reading

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A Divine Journey

Far away from all the glitz, glamour and fast-moving life, there is a place that is comparable to heaven. Situated at 15,210-ft above the sea level, Gurdwara Hemkunt Sahib, in the magnificent Himalayas in Uttarakhand, is an out-of-the world spiritual … Continue reading

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Amarnath Yatra – 35,000 pilgrims have darshan in two days

Ehsan Fazili/ TNS Srinagar, June 30 Over 14,000 pilgrims started their journey to the Amarnath holy cave shrine from the Pahalgam and Baltal base camps today. According to officials here, about 20,000 pilgrims had darshan of the “Ice Lingam” of … Continue reading

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Old is bold

The thrill of adrenalin-pumping adventure is not just for the young, but also the old who’re youthful in spirit. These senior adventure lovers may be late starters but it’s better late than never, writes Mehak Uppal THERE is a magic … Continue reading

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Woman climber’s gift to Gogoi: A slice of Everest

Bijay Sankar Bora/TNS Guwahati, June 5 A pebble from the highest point on the planet and a piece of rope were handed over to Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi yesterday by Anshu Jamsenpa, who made the North-East proud by scaling … Continue reading

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Niyas to start Amarnath yatra from June 14

Tribune News Service Jammu, May 31 Defying the decision of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB) regarding the start of the yatra from June 29, the Baba Amarnath and Baba Buda Amarnath Yatri Niyas, an amalgam of social and religious organisations, … Continue reading

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Yet another Haryanvi on top of the world

Kathmandu, May 21 A day after Sushma and Vikas Kaushik from Haryana became the world’s youngest couple, and India’s first, to climb Mount Everest, yet another Indian woman, Flight Lieutenant Nivedita Chaudhary from the Indian Air Force, accompanied by a … Continue reading

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