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An exile Tibetan Buddhist monk uses a digital probe thermometer to measure the body temperature of an elderly exile Tibetan woman at a street in Dharamsala.

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An exile Tibetan Buddhist monk uses a digital probe thermometer to measure the body temperature of a man sitting by roadside anticipating alms in Dharmsala. The monk has been walking around the town for the past one week checking people's temperature as part of community service amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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An exile Tibetan Buddhist monk registers his name to receive free ration distributed by another Tibetan Buddhist monk as others wait in a queue during lockdown to curb the spread of new coronavirus in Dharamsala.

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A flash of lightning lights up a raincloud hovering over a township in Dharamsala.

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A local Gaddi shepherd sits with his flock at a temporary shelter against a backdrop of the snow-covered Dhauladhar range of the Himalaya in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. The Gaddis, which remain mobile most of the year taking their flocks to green pastures, are given special passes to move during the lockdown in the state.

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A shopkeeper shows his price list to a policeman who takes a photo of it on his mobile phone during the relaxation in curfew in Dharamsala.

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An exile Tibetan doctor practicing traditional medicine checks the pulse of a Tibetan Buddhist monk through the window of a clinic in Dharamsala. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended the world's largest coronavirus lockdown to head off the epidemic's peak, with officials racing to make up for lost time.

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A shopkeeper shows his price list to a policeman who takes a photo of it on his mobile phone during the relaxation in curfew in Dharmsala.

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A large screen announces that the first of the three one-day international cricket matches between India and South Africa has been abandoned due to rain in Dharamsala.

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Spectators wait as rain delays the start of the first one-day international cricket match between India and South Africa in Dharamsala.

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The ground is covered with plastic sheets as rain delayed start of the first one-day international cricket match between India and South Africa in Dharamsala.

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Spectators wait for the start of the first ODI cricket match between India and South Africa, which has been delayed due to rains, at HPCA Stadium in Dharamshala.

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Dark clouds loom over the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium as rain delayed start of the first one-day international cricket match between India and South Africa in Dharmsala.

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A view of HPCA Stadium ahead of the first ODI cricket match between India and South Africa, in Dharamshala. The toss has been delayed due to rains at the venue.

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Clouds loom over as groundsmen remove the covers from the ground before the start of the first one-day international cricket match between India and South Africa in Dharamsala.

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HP police personnel wear masks during a cricket practice session on the eve of ODI match between India and South Africa at HPCA Stadium, in Dharamshala. The novel coronavirus outbreak and inclement weather have affected the ticket sales for the opening ODI of the three-match series between India and South Africa.

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People stand under an umbrella as the field is covered in rain covers in Dharamsala. India and South Africa will play their first one-day international cricket match on Thursday in Dharamsala.

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Indian cricket players Ravindra Jadeja (L) and Kuldeep Yadav during a practice session ahead of the first ODI against South Africa, in Dharamshala.

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South African cricketer Quinton de Kock addresses the media ahead of the first ODI against India, in Dharamshala.

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Indian cricket team players during a practice session ahead of the first ODI against South Africa, in Dharamshala.

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Streaks of rain and dark clouds are seen over the Kangra Valley in Dharamsala. The region saw heavy rains and thunderstorm Saturday morning.

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A woman walks on a mountain path flanked by Himalayan cedars covered in fresh snow in Dharamsala.

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Morning sun brings out the green of the Himalayan cedars covered in fresh snow in Dharamsala.

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Mumbai batsman Sarfaraz Khan celebrates his double century against Himachal Pradesh during the Ranji Trophy Match at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamshala.

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A pine tree stands out against a backdrop of Himalayan cedars covered in fresh snow in Dharamsala.

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An Indian Grey Mongoose is seen foraging on a mountain slope in Dharamsala.

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Fresh snow is seen on the buildings of a township as the sun rises over the Kangra valley in Dharmsala.

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A man walks under falling snow in Dharmsala.

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People gather to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens in Dharamsala.

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Clouds cover the Kangra valley in Dharmsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama wears a ceremonial yellow hat of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism at the Kirti Monastery in Dharmsala. The Tibetan leader presided over a function marking the 25th founding anniversary of the monastery in exile.

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Exile Tibetan Buddhist monks perform by clapping their hands as others are seated during a debate on Buddhist dialectics at the Kirti Monastery in Dharmsala. Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama presided over a function marking the 25th founding anniversary of the monastery in exile.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is attended to by monks as he sits on his ceremonial chair during the last day of a three-day religious conference in Dharmsala. Representatives of Tibetan Buddhist schools and the ancient Bon religion attended the conference.

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Tibetans attend the cremation of a prominent doctor of Tibetan medicine, Yeshi Dhondhen, who died at the age of 92 in Dharmsala, India. Dr Yeshi Dhondhen was the recipient of Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, from the Indian government for his services in the field of medicine. People from all over India and foreign countries visited his small clinic in Dharmsala for years to seek cures.Bhatia)

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Exile Tibetans and Indians attend the cremation of a prominent doctor of Tibetan medicine, Yeshi Dhondhen, who died at the age of 92 in Dharmsala, India. Dr Yeshi Dhondhen was the recipient of Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, from the Indian government for his services in the field of medicine. People from all over India and foreign countries visited his small clinic in Dharmsala for years to seek cures.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrives to attend the last day of a three-day religious conference in Dharamsala. Representatives of Tibetan Buddhist schools and the ancient Bon religion attended the conference.

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Railways and Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Himachal Chief Minsiter Jai Ram Thakur during Himachal Global invertor's meet in Dharamshala.

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Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Singh Thakur addresses at the UAE- Himachal Pradesh Partner Country Session, during the Global Investors’ Meet 2019, in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits 'Global Investors’ Meet 2019', in Dharamshala. HP Governor Bandaru Dattatreya and state Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives a memento from Himanchal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur at 'Global Investors’ Meet 2019', in Dharamshala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets devotees as he arrives to give a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala. The three-day talk organised at the request of a Korean Buddhist group is scheduled to end Wednesday.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, leans against a railing as he listens to Tibetan-government-in-exile President Lobsang Sangay from a balcony at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts in Dharamshala. The institute, which was established to preserve and promote Tibetan theatrical arts, celebrated its 60th founding anniversary on Tuesday.

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A Yellow-billed Blue Magpie feeds on a savory snack left at the roadside in Dharmsala

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Effigies of mythological demon king Ravana, center, his brother and his son are seen against a backdrop of the Dhauladhar mountains before they are burnt, marking the end of Dussehra festival in Dharmsala.

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People wait for effigies of mythological demon king Ravana, center, his brother and his son to burn marking the end of Dussehra festival in Dharamsala. Dussehra commemorates the triumph of Lord Rama over the demon king Ravana, marking the victory of good over evil.

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People take cellphone photos of effigies of mythological demon king Ravana, center, his brother and his son, before they are burnt marking the end of Dussehra festival in Dharmsala.

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Activists hold placards at a street protest in Dharmsala. The protestors gathered in response to a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York.

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A large display at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium announces that the first Twenty20 cricket match between South Africa and India is abandoned following rains in Dharmsala.

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Stadium ground staff attempt to remove excess water from the HPCA Stadium Dharamsala ahead of the first T20 match against South Africa in Dharamsala.

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Ground personnel wipe water off the covers after a rainfall at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium before the first Twenty20 cricket match between South Africa and India in Dharmsala, India.

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A view of the HPCA Stadium as it rains ahead of India vs South Africa T20 match in Dharamshala.

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Spectators seen at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium as it rains ahead of India's first T-20 cricket match against South Africa in Dharamshala.

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An electronic screen reads, 'toss delayed due to rain' at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association stadium ahead of India's first T-20 cricket match against South Africa in Dharamshala.

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Army Bomb Disposal team searching HPCA Stadium on eve of the first T20 match against South Africa in Dharamshala.

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South African batting coach Lance Klusener during a press conference, in Dharamshala. India and South Africa are scheduled to play their first T20 match of a three-match series on Sunday, Sept. 15.

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South African cricket team player David Miller during a practice session, in Dharamshala. India and South Africa are scheduled to play their first T20 match of a three-match series on Sunday, Sept. 15.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli during a press conference in Dharamshala. India and South Africa are scheduled to play their first T20 match of a three-match series on Sunday, Sept. 15.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, coach Ravi Shastri and batsman Rohit Sharma during the launch of a new jersey at a press conference in Dharamshala. India and South Africa are scheduled to play their first T20 match of a three-match series on Sunday, Sept. 15.

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A ground staff member arranges rain covers on the ground at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association in Dharmsala. India and South Africa will play the first Twenty20 cricket match of the three-match series on Sunday.

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Ground staff pull covers on the ground to protect it from the rain at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association in Dharmsala. India and South Africa will play the first Twenty20 cricket match of the three-match series on Sunday.

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South African player Kagiso Rabada attends a practice session in Dharmsala. India and South Africa will play the first Twenty20 cricket match of the three-match series on Sunday.

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South African cricket team coach Lance Klusener during a practice session ahead of their T20 match against India, in Dharamshala

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli on his arrival at the airport ahead, of the T20 match against South Africa, in Dharamshala

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Indian cricket team player Shikhar Dhawan and Hardik Pandya arrive at the airport ahead of the T20 match against South Africa, in Kangra

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Indian cricket team player Krunal Pandey with teammates arrives at the airport ahead of the T20 match against South Africa, in Dharamshala.

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South African cricket team players seen during a practice session, in Dharamshala.

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South African cricket team arrives at Kangra airport, in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh. South Africa will play against India in a three-match T20 International series starting on September 15, followed by a contest of three Tests.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, smiles as he arrives to give a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharamsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets devotees as he arrives to give a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharsmsala. The three-day talk, which is organized at the request of a Southeast Asian Buddhist group, will end Friday.

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Exile Tibetan parliamentarians stand up for the Tibetan and Indian national anthems during an event marking the 59th anniversary of the formation of the first Tibetan parliament-in-exile, at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala. Tibetans commemorate this day as the Democracy Day.

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Exile Tibetan children perform a traditional dance at an event at the Tsuglakhang temple marking the 59th anniversary of the formation of the first Tibetan parliament-in-exile in Dharmsala, India. Tibetans commemorate this day as the Democracy Day.

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Members of the Tibetan Women's Association, a non-governmental organization, participate in a foot march in solidarity with protestors in Hong Kong, in Dharamsala.

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Members of the Tibetan Women's Association, a non-governmental organization, participate in a foot march in solidarity with protestors in Hong Kong, in Dharmsala. The participants wore eye-patches to highlight the incident where a woman reportedly lost vision in one eye after being hit by a beanbag round shot by police.

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An exile Tibetan holds two paper cups with the message 'Free Hong Kong' as he participates in a candle-lit vigil in solidarity with Hong Kong protestors in Dharmsala, India

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A man carrying a broom walks enveloped by a blanket of fog at the Tibetan Children's Village School in Dharmsala.

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Rain clouds circle above a small village on a hill slope in Dharamsala. India's annual monsoon season runs from June to September.

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A vendor uses an umbrella to protect himself from rain as he roasts maize on the cobs on his roadside cart in Dharamsala.

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A settlement on a mountainside is covered in mist in Dharmsala. India's monsoon season runs from from June to September.

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A dog sleeps as exile Tibetan students of the Tibetan Children's Village School participate in a yoga session to commemorate the International Yoga Day in Dharmsala.

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Fresh snow is seen on the Dhauladhar range of the Himalaya after rain and hail lashed the lower reaches in Dharmsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama prays during his religious talk to Tibetan students at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

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Smoke rises from a pine forest on the foothils of the Himalaya near Palampur, about 48 kilometers (30 miles) south of Dharmsala.

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An exile Tibetan Buddhist monk with voting rights shows the voting mark on his finger after casting his vote in the seventh and final phase of Indian national elections in Dharamsala.

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Exile Tibetan Buddhist monks with voting rights vote in the seventh and final phase of Indian national elections in Dharmsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets devotees as he arrives at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

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The Tibetan state oracle Nechung, in traditional costume, goes into a trance in Dharmsala. Four oracles went into a trance and spoke to the the Dalai Lama during an event at the Tsuglakhang temple where exile Tibetans gathered to pray for the longevity of their spiritual leader.

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People gather to show support for Congress party candidate Pawan Kajal at an election rally in Dharmsala.

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A helicopter carrying the former chief minister of Himachal Pradesh, Virbhadra Singh, lands as he arrives to join Congress party's candidate in filing nomination papers in Dharmsala.

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Exile Tibetans wait to welcome their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama by the side of street decorated with Tibetan and Buddhist flags in Dharmsala. The Tibetan leader returned from New Delhi where he had undergone medical treatment for a chest infection.

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A woman poses for photographs through a window cutout in a banner put up by the Tibetan Women's Association, to mark the International Women's Day in Dharmsala.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi being presented a portrait of his grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi, at a public meeting in Dharamshala.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi at a public meeting in Dharamshala.

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A tourist walks in the snow in Dharmsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama touches to his forehead a book of Buddhist text offered to him at Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala. Hundreds of Tibetans and other devotees gathered to mark the auspicious 15th day of the Tibetan new year with prayers.

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People walk on a road covered with fresh snow in Dharmsala.

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An exile Tibetan walks past parked cars covered with fresh snow in Dharmsala.

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Exile Tibetan boys build a snowman in Dharmsala. This Himalayan region received snowfall on Thursday night.

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Exile Tibetan Buddhist monks blow horns during a special prayer ceremony to usher in the Tibetan New Year or Losar, in Dharamsala.

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A man walks on a snow-covered rooftop in Dharmsala.

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A woman walks on a mountain path covered with fresh snow in Dharmsala. This Himalayan region received fresh snowfall on Thursday night.

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