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Arial route above Pirpanjals

In the late autumn I planned a holiday to experience the natural biosphere of Kashmir valley. I packed my travel kit and landed in Srinagar by 15th of October last year. The ascent to the valley was by tortuous road negotiating the steep ravines of Pirpanjals. It was a nature's delight the stay was planned for a fortnight to experience the transition of fall to winter of the valley. I got lucky to experience a early snowfall by 6 th of November. In a span of 8 hours the valley was snow clad up to 3 feet height of snow even in the heart of valley. the sight was really princely pristine. On my return journey i decided to witness the exquisite awe of the pipanjal range. I booked a business class in the star alliance fleet and ensured a window seat. My travel date was sandwiched between cloudy days devoid of sunlight but to my luck the sun shone at about nine in the morning giving a shiny bright day for a travelers delight. I boarded the flight around noon and in a couple of min