659 Amarnath pilgrims pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine 

SRINAGAR: The annual Amarnath pilgrimage was progressing smoothly as on Wednesday, 659 yatris had paid obeisance at the cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, where so far, over 2.75 lakh pilgrims had darshan of the self-made ice Shivlingam.

On the 42nd day of the 60-day-long pilgrimage, which commenced on June 28 from both traditional Pahalgm and shortest Baltal tracks, 659 devotees paid obeisance at the Holy Cave.  Till date, 2,75,125 Yatris had the darshan of the Shivling at the Holy Cave. (AGENCIES)