Kashmiri women perform prayers during Meeraj-un-Nabi celebrations at Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar

 
Kashmiri women perform prayers during Meeraj-un-Nabi celebrations at Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar
Kashmiri women perform prayers during Meeraj-un-Nabi celebrations at Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar June 18, 2012. Thousands of Kashmiri Muslims on Monday thronged to the Hazratbal shrine which houses what is believed to be a relic from the beard of Prophet Mohammed. The festival marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven. REUTERS/Fayaz Kabli (INDIAN-ADMINISTERED KASHMIR - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)