Dreaming of a day at Dal Lake in Srinagar (gallery)

Published: March 28, 2013

Dal Lake is a lake in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. The body of water is integral to tourism and recreation in the area, which is one of the most militarized regions in the entire world owing to the fact it is divided between nuclear-armed rivals India and Pakistan, with both claiming the disputed territory in its entirety. But away from the conflict, this selection of photos from just the last 12 months alone shows just how captivating a day at Dal Lake can be.


Dal Lake (click on photo to enlarge)


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A Kashmiri navigates on Dal Lake in Srinagar on April 16, 2012. Tauseef Mustafa/AFP/Getty Images


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