Himalayas stories, books, poems, and more

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It’s not easy to meet a shaman, unless you know someone who does. Drove in a taxi to Tibet Road, then to the Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Marg,and ended in Chaangaon, In the Gangtok suburb. The bongthing I met, had grown old and sick. He showed me his cardiac capsules and… Read More
'The Lure of the Himalayas' is a collection of poems by Satis Shroff about the Himalayas, his home-country Nepal and the soldiering life of the Nepalese. Read More
In the Month of July, 2014, 4 Mountaineers from the southern state of Kerala in India decided to climb one of the most toughest peaks in the Lahaul-Spitti range of Himachal Pradesh....this is our story. Read More
This collection does not profess to represent Nepali literature as a whole, but lays emphasis on certain themes that crop up in the daily lives of the Nepalese. The Nepalese world that the Nepalese poets and writers describe and create is a different one, compared to the western one. It… Read More
I am a snow leopard and I live in Mongolia, but food is running out here and threatening creatures are coming too close for comfort. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 03, 2011

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Carol is the journey to the Himalayan mountains near the Tibetan border in search of power-spots. On the way up, the road goes around cliffs two thousand feet up for about sixty miles. The Indians say: "The spiritual experience on this pilgrimage is returning alive." Read More
TREKKING THE PATH By Michael Smith © 2008 Synopsis This is the true story of a spiritual journey combined with a very real adventure across the Great Himalayas. A journey on foot that began in Dharamsala, Northern India, home of His Holiness Fourteenth Dalai Lama, as well as that of… Read More
This poem is dedicated to a young man named Suraj, who exuberates selfless love that I wish I could demonstrate. Read More
Namaste! I greet the godliness in you. Do you have blues? No, I don’t mean the Monday blues. I mean Nepalblues. It’s about nostalgia, Sehnsucht, homesickness, a longing and Fernweh for the Himalayas, the Lebenseinstellung of Nepalese, the troubles and tribulations of the Nepalese that you heard about in the… Read More
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