A starry summer night of Leh in the northern India Himalayas. Leh is an old town located on the banks of Indus River, high in the desert of Ladakh. This historic place is located at the crossroads of many ancient traders route. In the background sky stars of constellations Sagittarius, Scorpius, and Centaurus are visible over the snow-covered peaks. Click on the second photo to see a closer view of the scene.