INDIA. Kashmir. Srinagar. 1948. Muslim women on the slopes of Hari Parbal Hill, praying toward the sun rising behind the Himalayas. Photo: Henri Cartier-Bresson
It’s famous, because it’s remarkable. It’s remarkable because the immensity of the scene, and the significance of the composure, is amplified by mountains. Dark and resolute, they are a religion in themselves.