K. C. Bhanja's History of Darjeeling and the Sikkim Himalaya PDF

By K. C. Bhanja

ISBN-10: 8121204410

ISBN-13: 9788121204415

Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalaya, with their elegant snowy levels and the tabulous Kanchenjungha, don't have any parallel of their actual attraction and the climbing demanding situations it supply. Explorer and author K.C. Bhanja has depicted the land and the folks, the legends and expeditions, the religions and rituals of the area in genuine shades. He has delved deep into the mystique if the Himalayas, bringing out but unknown historic evidence and figures, together with the expeditions via courageous males who got here the following for the affection of event and opened the virgin territory for others to work out and revel in. The mountains and lakes, streams and rivers, glaciers and avalanches, fauna and vegetation, monasteries and lamas, yaks and yatis come alive in his description. The publication incorporates a long account of Tibet, the forbidden land, and the various mysteries it comprises. This comprises the holy top and lake, Kailas and Mansarovar. The first-hand account collected via the writer makes the narrative actual in addition to attention-grabbing. For any vacationer within the sector it truly is an information-packed guide.

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