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Pangong Lake in Ladakh, India
July 9, 2014

Pangong Lake, India

Blue water swirls with green at Pangong Lake in Ladakh, India. The Himalayan lake lies on the Sino-Indian boundary and is the subject of many territory disputes between China and India. This photo and caption were submitted to the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. Winners will be announced July 31. Browse editors' favorites and download wallpapers »
Photograph by Sanjeev Bhor

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