Views Of Kashmir

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A view of paddy fields ready to harvest on October 15, 2012 in... News PhotoAsian Style Conical Hat,Cultures,Environmental Issues,Field,Harvesting,Horizontal,Human Interest,India,Jammu and Kashmir,Nature,Outdoors,Preparation,Rice Paddy,Snow,Srinagar,SummerPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Yawar NazirSONAMARG, KASHMIR- OCTOBER 15: A view of paddy fields ready to harvest on October 15, 2012 in Sonamarg ,89km (55 miles) east of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. Sonamarg, or 'Golden Meadow' is a popular tourist resort northeast of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir. Besides pine forests, gushing streams and snow-covered mountains, Thajiwas Glacier is a major attraction for tourists. Kashmir has been a contested land between nuclear neighbors India and Pakistan since 1947, the year both the countries attained freedom from the British rule. (Photo by Yawar Nazir/ Getty Images)