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May
2012
Everest in Numbers
Posted by: jai /3480
Everest 2012: 229 Summits 9 Deaths  8,850 meters (29,029 feet): Height at the peak. 60 million years: Approximate age of Mount Everest. $25,000: Cost of a climbing permit per person. 8,000: Height in meters (approximately 26,000 feet) at Mount Everest’s “death zone,” the low-oxygen area above the last camp and before the summit where conditions become […]
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Apr
2012
Tips for Spectacular Outdoor Photos
Posted by: jai /3180
1. Shoot in the Low Light of Sunrise and Sunrise: The low-light period around sunset and sunrise is considered one of the best times to take outdoor photos, so get up early in the morning or wait for the sunset. However, shooting in low light can also be challenging for beginners. Since longer exposure times are […]
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Apr
2012
Trans Himalayan Jeep Safari – Kalachakra 2014
Posted by: Jai Govind Meena /2520
Kalachakra 2014 is in Leh, Ladakh from July 3 to 14: His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be giving the Kalachakra at the request of the two main organizers of Kalachakra 2014, The Ladakh Buddhist Association and The Ladakh Gonpa Association. The Kalachakra is very complex teaching and practice in Tibetan Buddhism that literally means […]
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Apr
2012
Latest News On The Himalayas
Posted by: jai /3961
Worst Year in the History of Nepal’s Mountaineering and Trekking History Year 2014 is the worst till now in the Nepal’s history of mountaineering and trekking. First it was an avalanche on Mount Everest in April whick took lives of 16 Sherpas – and resulted strike by Sherpas and very few summits to the world’s […]
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