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*Nilkantha Peak & The Moon*
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Photo captured at early morning when the first rays of sun enlighted this beautiful peak. At the top there you can find the presence of the moon...
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Neelkanth (21640 ft) is a major peak of the Garhwal
division of the Himalayas, in the Uttarakhand region of the Indian state of Uttaranchal . Although substantially lower than the highest peaks of the region, it towers dramatically over the valley of the Alaknanda River and rises above the Hindu holy town of Badrinath, only 9 km to the east. Frank Smythe described the peak as "second only to Siniolchu in Himalayan beauty."

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