In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the Chhari Mubarak of Swami Amarnathji was taken to the holy Cave in Kashmir Himalayas this morning for performing pooja archana and other rituals on the occasion of Shravan Purnima today.
The annual pilgrimage to the Amarnathji Shrine had been cancelled for this year also in view of coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic. The Shrine Board of Swami Amarnathji had arranged the Live Telecast and Virtual Darshan of the morning and evening Aarti’s from the holy cave shrine and other traditional rituals also continued as per the practices of the pilgrimage.
In addition, the obeisances were paid by Kashmiri Pandits at “Chota Amarnath” known as first darshan of Swami Amarnathji pilgrimage, which is situated in Thajwaeri village of Bijbehara area in Anantnag district of south Kashmir.
On the auspicious occasion of ‘Shravan-Purnima’ today, Chhari-Mubarak of Swami Amarnath Ji Lord Shiva and Shakti Goddess Parvati Ji led by Mahant Deependra Giri ji was carried to Holy Shrine of Shri Amarnath ji today from Dashnami Akhara in Srinagar in a chopper.
Only a Selected number of Sadhus accompanied the Holy Mace due to the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic this year whileas the yatra for the general public had been cancelled. The Annual Amarnathji pilgrimage for this year has subsequently came to an end today.