Badrinath Yatra 2023: Opening Date (27th April) Best Time to Visit, Registration Process

Badrinath Temple Opening Date 2023: 27th April at 7.10 ()Morning

बद्रीनाथ धाम के कपाट २७ अप्रैल २०२३ को प्रातः ७ बजकर १० मिनट पे खुलेंगे

Badrinath Dham is Located between the two mountains Nar and Narayan, Badrinath is a Hindu holy town in Chamoli District of Uttarakhand. Badrinath is one of the five Badri temples in the Garhwal Himalayas. Plus, it is also one of the char dhams in India and chota char dham of Uttarakhand. Lakhs of tourists visit this holy city every to seek blessings from Shri Badrinathji. Badrinath Temple yatra will start form 27 April 2023 at 7.10 AM

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Importance of Badrinath Dham for Hindus

Badrinath Dham has mythological importance the story behind Badrinath is related to Lord Vishnu. In many sacred books of Hinduism, Lord Vishnu is often referred to as “Badri”. Badrinath Dham is considered to be the home of Lord Vishnu.

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According to Skand Puran, Adiguru Shankaracharya recovered an idol of Lord Badrinath from Narad Kund in 8 AD. Later on, Shankaracharya constructed the temple and placed the idol that he found in the Narad Kund in the temple.

Mentions of Badrinath are also available in Vamana Purana. According to this puran, Lord Vishnu along with Nar & Narayana sages participated in a penance here. Another mythological fact is that Pandavas with Draupadi visited this place during their last journey to Swargarohini.

Opening and Closing Dates of Badrinath Temple 2023

A lot of people are looking for Badrinath Yatra 2023 start date. Such users can check the important information given below.

  • Badrinath yatra opening date is 27th April 2023.
  • The date of closing Badrinath Dham kapat is usually announced on Vijayadashmi.
  • This holy shrine usually gets closed after the festival of Diwali. The exact closing date is yet to be decided
  • Every year, the Badrinath shrine receives a very heavy snowfall. So, it gets closed for almost six months.

Timings of the Badrinath Temple

The Darshan timings of Badrinath Temple are as follows.

  • Morning : 04:30 AM – 01:00 PM
  • Evening: 04:00 PM – 09:00 PM

Badrinath Dham Registration 2023

After the tragic incident of the 2013 floods, the government of Uttarakhand has made it compulsory for all pilgrims to complete Yatra e-Pass/ Photometric registration for Char Dham yatra. This helps the government in planning the Yatra in a much better way.

If you don’t know how to register for Char Dham yatra 2023 then the steps are as follows.

  • First of all, you need to complete the basic Chardham Yatra Registration on the official website of Uttarakhand Char Dham Devasthanam Management Board i.e. https://badrinath-kedarnath.gov.in/
  • After successful registration, a verification link will be sent to your phone and email along with login credentials.
  • Then, you need to log in by entering the credentials and read the important instructions.
  • Click on the “Book Darshans” button available at the bottom.
  • A booking window will now appear on your screen. Here, you need to provide the following information number of pilgrims, destinations you are going to visit, dates of visiting the particular destination, etc.
  • Then, check the entered details in the confirmation window and click on the “Confirm” tab.
  • Enter the details of other co-passengers (if any) and click on the “Proceed” button.
  • An online registration slip will get generated after registration. You can use that to get your Registration Card/ Yatra ePass online.

Badrinath Yatra Route

The route of Badrinath Yatra from Delhi is given below.

Delhi → Haridwar (206 km) → Rishikesh (24 km) →) Deoprayag (71 km) → Kirtinagar (30 km) → Shrinagar (4 km) → Rudraprayag (34 km) → Gauchar (20 km) → Karnaprayag (12 km) → Nandprayag (20 km) → Chamoli (11 km) → Birahi (8 km) → Pipalkoti (9 km) → Garur Ganga (5 km) → Helang (15 km) → Joshimath (14 km) → Vishnuprayag (13 km) → Govindghat (8 km) → Pandukeshwar (3 km) → Hanumanchatti (10 km) → Shri Badarinath Ji (11 km).

Note: The route mentioned above is the most popular route followed by  tourists. However, many other alternate routes are also available.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which are the best months to visit Badrinath Temple?

The best months to visit the Badrinath are May, June, September, and October. Because the temple is in the Himalayas, you should avoid visiting the same during monsoon seasons.

Is it possible to complete Badrinath registration in offline mode?

yes, you can register for  Badrinath or Chardham Yatra can be done at various counters free of cost.

How to reach Badrinath from Joshimath?

The distance between Joshimath and Badrinath is around 45 kms. You can hire a taxi or a cab for travel.

Can I travel to Badrinath on my Bike or Car?

Yes, you can. The Badrinath is well connected by roads. However, we recommend you to take extensive care during the monsoon because there are many landslides that can block roads to Badrinath.

Please tell me the official contact details for Badrinath Yatra?

Given below are the contact details of Uttarakhand Char Dham Devasthanam Management Board Head Office.
Address – Dehradun, Saket, Lane No-7, Canal Road, Uttarakhand
Email – [email protected]
Pilgrim’s Support Timings – 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Monday to Saturday)
Office related Enquiry – 0135-2741600
Online Services/International Pilgrims Help Line +91-7302257116
Media Related Quarry – +91-7302257115
General Enquiry & Online Prasad Services – +91-7302257116
Pilgrims Help Line for Shri Kedarnath Temple – +91-8534001008
Pilgrims Help Line for Shri Badarinath Temple – +91-8979001008
Publicity Office Rishikesh – 0135-2430261
Shri Narsing Temple Joshimath – +91-1389-222083

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  1. ARISHAM RAJAMOULI

    We will come badrinath and kedarnath yathra may 2022 ,17th onwards total
    (6)members

  2. yashpal kanodia

    we had registered our self vide registration no OEP 0000000008274 SECESSFULLY .PLEASE CONFIRM WHEN WE WILL BE ABELE TO DOWNLOAD E.PASS

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