Every year the opening date of Tungnath
decided in omkareshwar temple,Ukhimath, in the very auspicious festival, Vaishakhi or Bhaishakhi,(a festival of India) in the presence of Rawal Bheemashankar Lingam
and many other local priest (Yashodharanand Maithani, Harsh Jamloki; many more);Makkumath temple priest is also involve in this event. they all decided the date according to calculation with Hindu Panchang (almanac).
since this year, Vaishakhi
was on 13 April. hence the opening date for Tungnath was decide on 13 April.
according to the Ukhimath temple committee, "the opening date of Tungnath Temple was 28 april in 2012
". Everyday,the temple open at 6 am in the morning and close at 7Pm evening. while the daily Aarti timing of Tungnath temple is 6:30 evening.