The rains have finally arrived in several parts of the country and in the next few months, India will pull a blanket of green over itself. Landscapes will begin to get more beautiful, skies get more dramatic, sunsets get more romantic, the hills come alive and the festivals begin right about now. Monsoon is without a doubt one of the most exciting seasons of the year and we can never get enough of the rains. As we prepare to welcome the rain gods, it seems apt to share with you, our dear readers, these photographs of India in the monsoon! Also Read - Uttar Pradesh Extends Lockdown Till June 30; Temples, Malls, Hotels to Open From June 8

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We start with this dramatic scene from the hills

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India is a tea country and the rains only make the beverage more desirable, doesn’t it?


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Come monsoon and the waterfalls spring to life


And the sunsets get a lot more romantic, don’t they?


Wildlife sanctuaries turn a million shades of green


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Even the cityscape begins to look beautiful


But the real magic unfolds in the hills with your friends


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No matter where you aim your camera…


The rains seem to open the door to a different world altogether!


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There’s so much drama in the sky


We cannot even begin to tell…


Just how much it lifts our spirits!


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The festivities start (and go on all the way till the end of the year!!)


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