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Nature Paints Kashmir In Vermilion

November 16, 2021 08:52 IST

The arrival of autumn in Srinagar marks its presence by changing the chinar leaves to orange-red.

Autumn, locally known as Harud, is a season of harvest in Kashmir with trees changing their colours to red while the days become shorter as winter approaches.

Please click on the images for a better look at picturesque Srinagar.

IMAGE: Sit under the shade of the tree by the lake and gaze at the shikaras floating on the water.
All photographs: Umar Ganie for


IMAGE: A perfect picture for the family album.


IMAGE: A place where young and old become the same age.


IMAGE: The best place to take a stroll in Srinagar's famed Mughal Gardens.


IMAGE: Time to freeze the moment and cherish it later.


IMAGE: Aha! That's the right angle; let me capture the water splurt behind you.


IMAGE: The Mughal gardens, painted in shades of red, green and yellow.


IMAGE: It's selfie time!


IMAGE: A Walk in Fairyland.


IMAGE: Lost in Nature's Painting.


Photographs curated by Manisha Kotian/
Feature Presentation: Ashish Narsale/