Opening and Closing Date of Hemkund Sahib Temple 2021
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Hemkund Sahib Temple Opening Closing Date 2021
Gurudwara Shri Hemkund Sahib Ji or Hemkund Sahib is a holy pilgrimage site for Sikh. Located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, the temple is dedicated to the tenth Guru of Sikh, Guru Gobind Singh. The temple is made inaccessible in the winters due to heavy snowfall and no tourists/ pilgrims are allowed to visit this temple during this period. Hemkund Sahib is also known for trekking and a large number of trekkers arrive here every season. Information regarding the Hemkund Sahib Temple Opening Closing Date 2021 is provided here in this post.
Opening Date for Hemkund Sahib Temple 2021
Gates of the Hemkund Sahib Temple generally opens up in the month of June 2021. More than 10000 pilgrims visit the temple very year. Opening ceremony is done with celebrations and pooja with thousands of devotees taking part in holy dip in the Hemkund Sarovar.
Hemkund Sahib Temple Opening Date 2021- 1st week of June 2021
Closing Date for Hemkund Sahib Temple 2021
In the month of October/ November, the gates of the Hemkund Sahib Temple are closed for the visitor. Celebration and festivities are held at the time of closing of the temple as well. Concerned authority will declare the date of closing of Hemkund Sahib Temple later but for now check out the tentative date below:
Hemkund Sahib Temple Closing Date 2021- 3rd week of November 2021
Things to keep in mind
Few things that the tourist should keep in mind if they wish to visit Hemkund Sahib Temple are given below:
- Pilgrims who plan on visit Hemkund Sahib should know that overnight stay is not allowed at Hemkund Sahib, and it is compulsory for everyone to leave the place latest by 2 PM.
- It is advised that the tourist complete their journey before the winter approaches as traveling is made difficult during this time.
- No visit from December to April is allowed to pilgrims and mandir gates remain close during this period.