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Drass Valley - Leh to Srinagar road - Kashmir

The tents is an encampment of very poor Muslim Kashmiri Gujjars (nomads).­

During the summer months, Kashmiri Gujjars (nomads) set camps in the meadows in the highest parts of Drass Valley.­ The Drass valley starts from the base of the Zojila pass, the Himalayan gateway to Ladakh.­

Photo taken on June 25, 2009

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