In Pics: Shimla’s First Snowfall of the Year Will Take Your Breath Away

The first snowfall in Shimla brings with it beautiful snowcapped mountains and towns cloaked in white!

“The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it supposed to be found?” — JB Priestley

On January 23rd, 2018, Shimla welcomed the first snowfall of the season, which covered its lush trees and mountains in white!

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Residents and travellers alike were amazed by the beauty of the blanket of snow, which cloaked the town in a picturesque vision of beauty. As news spread, people gathered to enjoy the first snowfall of the year. Here are some photographs shared on Instagram, capturing visions of Shimla’s snowcapped mountains and valleys!

From the sleepy valley…

Source: Instagram/SandeepSahdev

To the town bathed in snow…

Source: Instagram/Rohan

Shimla has become a vision in white!

Source: Instagram

The first snowfall is always an exciting occasion…

Source: Instagram

It’s the perfect time to jump into the snow!

Source: Instagram/Kusmita Thapa

Or even stay snug indoors, watching the snowstorm!

Source: Instagram

One thing is for sure, Shimla looks simply stunning in the winter!

Source: Instagram

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