Cold Desert

Twelve From Twenty Thirteen - Ladakh Landscapes

Bright Yellow Mustard Fields of Ladakh.

Words are hard to come by when you are in front of some bewildering landscapes of mountains, deserts, rivers and lakes in a region like Ladakh, which lies between the Kunlun mountain range in the north and the Greater Himalayas to the south.

My first visit to Ladakh a few years ago left me spellbound to the raw beauty and rugged terrains of the region, it was a photographer's dream destination. My visit to Ladakh this time was for an expedition to set a record for Stand Up Paddling in higher altitudes. Nevertheless, the expedition provided some amazing opportunities to witness mind blowing sceneries and an opportunity to capture stunning imagery, although I am not sure if I did full justice to that.

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Ladakh - Captivating Landscapes [Part -1]


I had been desiring and dreaming about Ladakh for the last 3 years. I had seen tons of beautiful pictures, had heard many stories and adventures of intrepid travelers, photographers, trekkers, hikers and bikers riding through some of the highest mountain passes and brisking their way past the serene monasteries and landscapes of the region. For people, who don't know much about Ladakh, Ladakh is also known as the "Land of the High Passes" and is a part of the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir.

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