Kashmiri Hindus Light Up Lamps to Celebrate Diwali

GK Photo Desk

Temples and houses of Hindu brethren in Kashmir were illuminated with colourful lights.

Houses were decorated with lights | Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

A large number of devotees thronged the temples for special prayers. The devotees at temples said they prayed for peace, prosperity and progress of J&K.

A family visits a temple in Srinagar for special prayers | Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

The celebrations were more visible in the evening when devotees thronged temples in Srinagar and elsewhere.

Devotee at a temple in Srinagar | Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir