Chandanwari, Republic of India
HINDU HOLY MEN JOIN PILGRIMS ON TREK TO HOLY CAVE IN KASHMIR.
Hindu holy men join pilgrims as they walk to the holy cave of Amarnath
in Chandanwari, 111 kms (69 miles) southeast of Srinagar, July 11,
2003. More than 3,000 Hindu devotees began the trek to the mountain
shrine in Indian Kashmir amid tight security. Nearly 120,000 pilgrims
are expected to take part in this year's pilgrimage during the
month-long festival. REUTERS/Fayaz Kabli