Kedarnath Yatra Starting and Closing Dates 2019-2020
Kedarnath Yatra 2019 is Opening from 09th May 2019 at 5.35 am in the morning . This dates have been officially announced on the day of Maha Shivratri in a meeting. Closing & Last date of Kedarnath Yatra Temple is on 29th October 2019 . Everyear Kedarnath yatra starts after 2 -3 days of Akshay Tritiya & close on the occasion of Bhaidooj . There is long opening ceremonial function on the day of opening kedarnath shrine . Main Priest Open the door of Kedarnathji Temple.
After 29th October 2019 or closing date in Winter, Kedarnath Temple god is shifted for Next 6 months to other location Ukhimath . This is due to heavy Snow fall and god is worshipped at Ukhimath during whole winter . After 6 months gap the Kedarnath temple god Lord shiva again worshipped at the main location of Kedarnath Shrine and opened for pilgrims as per schedule opening date.