One of the most popular shrine in Hindusim, the holy Amarnath Cave is located in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir. The holy shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiv and positioned at a remarkable height of 3,888m and about 141 km from Srinagar. This holiest Hindu shrine is enclosed within the snowy mountains, whereas the cave is covered with snow most of the time.
For just a shot span, Amarnath shrine is opened for the pilgrims. Lakhs of devotees come to this holy Amarnath cave for annual pilgrimage over the challenging mountainous terrain to view the ice stalagmite which formed inside the cave.
If you are also planning to be the part of the Amarnath Yatra 2013 then you need to check the following details. You need to register yourself to the assigned centers and also submit a compulsory health certificate. For the travelers to this holy shrine, you must go through the food menu for Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2013.
To make the tough climbing of mountain a bit comfortable, several non-profit organizations form stalls for food supply as well as resting tents, i.e Pandals. These benefits are completely free for the pilgrims. Close to the shrine, several tents are established by locals. Pilgrims can also hire them for overnight stay. To make the pilgrimage easier, several private operators also offer Helicopter services from base camp to Pantarni. So, feel the magical journey of the holy shrine, Amarnath Yatra!