On the holy festival of Mahashivaratri, on March 4, the date of the opening of the gateway of Kedarnath Dham will be declared in Panchkedar Gadhisthal Omkareshwar Temple, Ukhimath.
Dr. Harish Gaur, the media in-charge of Shrubridineath-Kedarnath Temple Committee said that a pooja (Hindu ritual) will begin in the presence of Raval Bhimashankar in Panchkedar Gadhisthal at 8.30 am on March 4, on Mahashivaratri. On this occasion, the date of opening of the gateway of Kedarnath Dham will be fixed on the basis of Panchang calculation by the Acharyagans and Vedapathis (religious authorities).
On the same day, the day of departure of Baba’s trampoline to the Dham will also be decided. Other dignitaries, including the Chairman of the Temple Committee Mohan Prasad Thapliyal, Chief Executive Officer BD Singh, Executive Officer NP Jamloki and Acharya Harsh Jamloki will be present in the program.