Articles tagged under: Ambaji

No fresh lockdown, it’s just weekend curfew limited to Ahmedabad city: Rupani

November 20, 2020
No fresh lockdown, it’s just weekend curfew limited to Ahmedabad city: Rupani

Ambaji: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani clarified today morning denied possibility of fresh lock down. In reply to media query he said, weekend curfew has been announced limited to Ahmedabad city as precautionary measure. There's no talk about lock down. Rupani added that orders are given to police for strict implementation of rules pertaining mask wearing and crowding. He requested people not to fear but keep precautions, wear masks, maintain physical distancing and not form crowd. Rupani w...Read More

Ambaji to be declared notified area; bill to be moved in monsoon session of assembly

September 19, 2020
Ambaji to be declared notified area; bill to be moved in monsoon session of assembly

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat will move a bill proposing pilgrim town Ambaji to be declared as notified area for its further overall development. This bill will be moved in upcoming monsoon session of the State assembly. Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel today said that total 20 bills are to be moved in upcoming 5-day monsoon session of the State assembly which is going to start on September 21. He said there will be 2.5-hour long discussion on Covid-19 pandemic on the first day's s...Read More

Better roads to Ambaji

September 17, 2020
Better roads to Ambaji

Ambaji: Traveling through 19 km distance in GSRTC bus between Danta and Ambaji in North Gujarat would earlier take half an hour time, but now it takes only 15-20 minutes thanks to four-laning and corrective improvements in this highway road by the State government recently. Four laning and corrective measures have resulted into saving of thousands of liters of diesel for vehicles daily. In addition to this, the highway is now less accident-prone. The State government has recently concluded ...Read More

Ambaji: Jeep loses balance due to overtopping of flood water on causeway, all survive

September 07, 2020

Ambaji: Due to heavy rains in Ambaji belt of North Gujarat in the first week of September 2020, a causeway in Chhapri village on Ambaji - Abu Road highway witnessed over topping in which a jeep vehicle carrying 15 persons lost balance. All those in the jeep survived in this incident. Read More

Ambaji Temple Bhadarvi Poonam Fair 2020 kicks off for only Live Online Darshan

August 27, 2020

Ambaji: Annual Bhadarvi Poonam fair at pilgrim town Ambaji in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat has kicked off today with formal religious ceremony at Yagnashala led by district collector who also chairs Ambaji Devasthan Trust. Mandir has been declared shut since 24 August and it will reopen on 3rd September for visitors. Live online telecast will be available from 7.30 am daily during this period. Ambaji fair of Bhadarvi Poonam every year attracts over 1.5 million pilgrims. However, due to ...Read More

Ambaji and Gabbar temples to remain closed for visitors for 12 days; online darshan to be available

August 11, 2020
Ambaji and Gabbar temples to remain closed for visitors for 12 days; online darshan to be available

Ambaji: Bhadarvi Punam Melo in pilgrim town Ambaji will not take place this year due to Coronavirus pandemic, said district collector Sandip Sangle who is also Chairman of Ambaji Devasthan Trust. He said, darshan of Ambaji Mandir and Gabbar will not be possible for public during 24 August to 4 September. Both mandirs will remain closed for this period of 12 days for visitors. Sangle said, the unlock-3 guideline by the Centre has banned religious, social gatherings. Even the State government ...Read More

Ambaji included among Centre’s ‘PRASAD Yojna’, after Somnath and Dwarka

August 01, 2020
Ambaji included among Centre’s ‘PRASAD Yojna’, after Somnath and Dwarka

Gandhinagar: Gujarat’s top pilgrimage centre Ambaji has been included under the Central Government’s Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual Augmentation Drive (PRASAD) Scheme of the Union Ministry of Tourism. The Ambaji yatradham situated in north Gujarat region was among the five new such pilgrimage centres added to PRASAD across the country. According to a note by the State government, this development took place after Gujarat Tourism Corporation (TCGL)'s request to the Union Ministr...Read More

Adhyashakti Peeth Ambaji Dham wins ISO 9001: 2001 Certificate

July 23, 2020
Adhyashakti Peeth Ambaji Dham wins ISO 9001: 2001 Certificate

Ambaji: The famous religious Adhyashakti Peeth Ambaji Dham, located in North-Gujarat, has become the first ISO 9001: 2015 certified Yatra Dham of Gujarat. The UK based International Organization for Standardisation (ISO) institution had selected the Adhyashakti Peeth Ambaji Temple for the ISO certification for the well-organized management of the entire temple premises, amenities developed at Gabbar as well as easy management of offerings and other food items as well as Yatri Niwas facilitie...Read More

Danta – Ambaji highway to remain closed for traffic for one more month

January 01, 2020
Danta – Ambaji highway to remain closed for traffic for one more month

Ambaji: Danta - Ambaji highway four lane conversion work is underway. While initially the road was declared closed for traffic for the month of December, now the closure has been extended to entire month of January, as per a new notification issued by district collector of Banaskantha. Alternative route has been given on Danta - Kanabiyavas - Kuvarsi - Boradiya - Beda - Hathipagla - Sanali - Hadad, Machkoda - Ganapipli - Chikhla - Ambaji highway. Due to frequent accidents at Trishuliya ...Read More