Nothing is more peaceful and heavenly than lying in the open and gazing at the night sky, illuminated by millions of scintillating stars. But where can you find that perfect spot for star-gazing? City skies are polluted and artificial lights obscure the view of beautiful stars. Well, ask Cyril Kuhn, an Indian photographer from Dehradun, who's on a mission to capture the stunningly clear night skies of India is a project called 'Into The Darkness'. Cyril has travelled extensively to Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Ladakh, Rajasthan and Maharashtra capturing these awe-inspiring pictures.

Check out these fascinating photographs of the night skies of India expertly captured by Cyril Kuhn.

Check out more of his outstanding photographs on his Facebook and Instagram accounts!