Srinagar

Srinagar

Srinagar /ˈsriˌnʌɡʌr/ ( listen (help·info)) is the largest city and the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It lies in the Kashmir Valley on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus, and Dal and Anchar lakes. The city is famous for its gardens, waterfronts and houseboats. It is also known for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts and dried fruits. Known as the "Venice of Orient",[clarification needed] it is the northern most million plus city of India.[citation needed]

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