13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Kargil's Herder

Ladakh is famous for over high Mountains-Sky-Valleys-Desert-Green-Lakes-Travelers-Different Lifestyles. Ladakh has two divisions, Kargil & Leh. Leh is like almost desert full but Kargil has natural chemistry between desert & green. In this photo Ghulam Ali (10) carried hundreds of goats & Sheep from high Impassable Mountains to his home. Raising goats-sheep is one of the main income sources-tradition-culture of Ladakh. Nam-suru village in Kargil, Ladakh, India.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Kargil, India
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Md Shahnewaz Khan