The Mighty Machhapuchhre

A day with The Mighty Machhapuchhre

“Mountains are not Stadiums where I satisfy my ambition to achieve, they are the cathedrals where I practice my religion.” ― Anatoli Boukreev It was mid of Jan 2014, I just finished reading – ‘The Climb: Tragic Ambitions on Everest’ by Anatoli Boukreev after finishing – ‘Into Thin Air’ by Jon Krakauer and ‘Left for Dead – My journey home from Everest’ by Beck Weather other two most talked about books on 1996 Everest Disaster in the order mentioned. More…

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Photo Essay : Sandakphu & Singalila Trek

Day 1 – Dhotre to Tonglu Day 2 – Tonglu to Kalapokhri Day 3 – Kalapokhri to Sandakfu Day 4 – Sandakafu

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Contemplating the Mountain's beauty

Himalayan treks that I want to do before I die

Indian Himalayas Nepal Himalayas Sl. No. Trek Name Status Trip Update Sl. No. Trek Name Status Trip Update 1 Singalila Ridge & Sandakphu Trek  Done 1 Annapurna Base Camp  Done 2 Chadar – The Frozen River Trek 2 Annapurna Circuit Trek 3 Snow Leopard Trek 3 Everest Base Camp (EBC) 4 Tsomgo Lake, Sikkim 4 Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek  Done 5 Roopkund Trek 5 Manaslu Circuit Trek, Nepal 6 Banderpunch Trek 6 Mustang Valley Trek, Nepal 7 Bara Bhangal Trek…

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Dhaulagiri trek

My Journey back to Himalayas – Ghandruk-Ghorepani-Poonhill Trek

“I stand upon a wind-swept ridge at night with the stars bright above and I am no longer alone but I waver and merge with all the shadows that surround me. I am a part of the whole and am content.” – Nanda Devi   After the Annapurna Base Camp trek, I decided no more trekking in the year 2014. Hence I was not preparing for any such high altitude trekking trip and I was living my normal city life.…

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Friends from Langtang Trip

Interesting People I’ve met while traveling to Himalayas

I have started writing this simply to make a list of all those interesting people I’ve met while traveling to the Himalayas. I have found Himalayas is one of the most attractive region, which attracts people from across the globe. Specially, Himalayas attract a different breed of travelers for those it is important to get back to nature is extremely strong. Of-course I am not an exception. Due to this mountain calls I tend to visit the Himalayan region at-least…

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