Shades of Life in Dal Lake

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Farmers assemble in their boats every morning at a particular place in the Dal lake to exchange their vegetables grown on the patches of land in he interiors of the Dal Lake. For this reason, this place is commonly known as vegetable market.
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A kashmiri boatman carrying vegetables to be sold in the vegetable market. Farmers assemble in their boats every morning at a particular place in the Dal lake to exchange their vegetables grown on the patches of land in he interiors of the Dal Lake. For this reason, this place is commonly known as vegetable market.
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A reflection of sunset over the waters of Dal Lake in summers. Dal lake presents a picturesque view during the sunset making it the best place to hangout during the Dusk time.
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A man walks over the Wooden bridge in the interiors of the Dal Lake. The interiors of the Dal Lake are connected by the waterways navigable by boats.
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A fisherman waiting for his catch during the sunset time.
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Women rowing their boat through the interiors of Dal Lake. The interiors of the Dal Lake are connected by the waterways navigable by boats.
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Boatmen row their boats in the Dal Lake after a fresh spell of snow during winters.
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A boatman offers Salah in his boat during the dusktime in Dal Lake.

 

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Boatmen row their boats in the Dal Lake after a fresh spell of snow during winters.
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The interiors of the Dal Lake are connected by the waterways navigable by boats.

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A Fisherman fixing his net in the Dal Lake. The fishermen keep their nets fixed duringthe night alongwith their boats and collect their catch the very next morning.
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Women removing weeds from the Dal Lake. Due to excessive pollution, the Dal lake gets covered with weeds.
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A Kashmiri Fisherwoman rows her boat early morning in Dal Lake.
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Boatmen row their boats in the Dal Lake after a fresh spell of snow during winters.
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Fisherman fishing in groups in Dal Lake.
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An old fisherman throws his net in Dal Lake.

 

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A fisherwoman calls her husband for lunch who is busy in fishing.
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An old fisherman waits for his catch during dusk-time in Dal Lake.
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A fisherman throws his net in Dal Lake.

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3 thoughts on “Shades of Life in Dal Lake

  1. Beautiful to see Lake Dal in these wonderful photographs.I visited our Kasmiri friends a few years ago from the UK and look forward to another visit.

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