Joining a Hindu pilgrimage to the Amarnath Cave (India)

Amarnath pilgrimage ends at the Amarnath Cave, ring bells to make your presence known!

The goal of our Hindu pilgrimage is almost in sight: an ice stalagmite. A holy stalagmite. I flop down on an ice-cold stone and vigorously rub my feet that have turned blue and lost all feeling after I climbed stone steps without number in subzero temperatures.

Barefoot, that is.

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