Kedarnath kapat opens on 9th May : The portals of Kedarnath shall open on 9th May, 2016, this year. The opening date was declared at Onkareshwar temple in Ukhimath by Rawal Bhimashankar of Kedarnath in the presence of priests on Mahashivratri (Monday, 7th March , 2016).
On the auspicious day of Mahashivratri, the worship was done at Onkareshwar in morning. The priests declared the opening date on 9th May. The Kapat of the temple shall be opened at 7 AM morning . The Doli of the lord Kedar shall be carried from Ukhimath on 5th May and the night stay shall be at Guptakashi. The Doli shall be at the following places:
6th May – Phata
7th May – Gauri Kund
8th May – Kedarnath.
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