Traditional Pratham Pujan for Shree Amarnathji Yatra 2015 performed at Chandanbari.

Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, performed Pratham Pooja on the auspicious occasion of Jyesht Purnima at Chandanwari on the Shree Amarnathji Yatra 2015traditional Pahalgam-Holy Cave track, amidst chanting of Vedic Mantras to invoke the blessings of Shri Amarnathji, for the smooth conduct of ensuing Yatra to the Holy Cave Shrine. Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board has been organizing Pratham Pooja on the auspicious occasion of Jyeshta Purnima every year to seek the blessings of Lord Shiva for the peaceful conduct of the Annual Yatra.The Pratham pujan was performed jointly, as is tradional, by representatives of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board and Baba Amarnathji & Baba Buda Amarnathji Yatra Niyas.Shree Amarnathji Yatra 2015
It was a great moment for all those who participated in this auspicious Pujan. This pujan marks the commencement of all the governmental preparations for the upcoming Shree Amarnathji Yatra which will start from 2nd July 2015 and will continue for next 59 days. Vishva Hindu Parishad makes arrangements for food, medical treatment, stay and transportation of many pilgrims of this holy yatra. VHP will also undertake all the required arrangements for the holy saints who will join this most arduous pilgrimage of the country. 10 lakh pilgrims are expected to visit this year. In the last 15 days of the yatra, people will also visit the holy shrine of Shree Budha Amarnathji in Poonch district. The Indian military forces make exemplary security arrangements for this age old  Hindu pilgrimage every year. Other Hindu organizations also offer these important pilgrimage services for the yatra.