Shivling

Star trails above Shivling peak viewed from Tapovan meadow above the Gaumukh glacier, source of the river Ganges. This peak rises 6,543 meters above sea level and is said to resemble Lord Shiva. Some people say a glimmering “eye” can be seen on the peak certain days.

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Star trails above Shivling peak viewed from Tapovan meadow above the Gaumukh glacier, source of the river Ganges. This peak rises 6,543 meters above sea level and is said to resemble Lord Shiva. Some people say a glimmering “eye” can be seen on the peak certain days.
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