13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Two bakarwal shepherds ready to wait out an approaching storm

Wrapped in thick woolen shawls as their only protection against the cold winds and an approaching storm, two brothers from Kashmir's pastoral Bakarwal community hunker down as they wait for their sheep to begin grazing.

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Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: India
Copyright: © Sankar Sridhar