Your pics: India's stunning beauty
We invited readers to send in their favourite travel pic -- that one photograph that perfectly captures the beauty of a place they visited.
Here we publish some more responses we received. Share yours!
Pradeep Kumar sends this photograph that was taken during his visit to Chandertal, Himachal Pradesh in July 2008.
Chandertal is about 6 km from the Kunzum Pass. The route is generally open from April to September only.
"The best time to visit is on a full-moon night as you can see the reflection of the moon in the crystal-clear waters," he adds.
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Ross Island, Andaman Islands
The Silk Route, Sikkim
Mt Kanchenjunga, Sikkim
This was taken last December, when three friends and I visited Sikkim," says Aneesh. "We travelled the length and breadth of Sikkim. This image happens to be the same one that appears on the reverse of a Rs 100 note."
Maithon Dam, Jharkhand
I visited the dam in January earlier this year, " says Manosij Mukherjee. "It's a beautiful place and ideal for picnics and a short outing with the family.
The Maithon Dam is located 48 km from Dhanbad, Jharkhand.