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Author Prasad, Diptendra, author.

Title A trans himlayan journey to Mount Kailash / Diptendra Prasad.

Publication Info. Chennai : Notion Press, [2019]
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  294.5350951 PRA    AVAILABLE
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Description xiii, 159 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary Kailash is considered to be the center of our planet and is an attraction to many. It attracted me too for years, and I finally could make this journey only in 2015, traveling for 21 days, crossing the formidable Himalayas through the high Himalayan Lipulekh Pass into Tibet. The book is a compilation of my personal experiences in this journey through the classical route followed by a lot of pilgrims and holy men in the past. I have tried to capture the minute details of this life-changing journey as best as possible in the various chapters. A day-to-day account with illustrations provides the reader a flavor of this journey in great detail. A section of this book is devoted to help future travelers with the preparations they need to do, both physical and mental, and the safety aspects to be followed. It also has a few lines on High Altitude Illness. While preparing for this important pilgrimage, I could not find a lot of vital information and facts initially. I tried to collect this information from various sources, and after reading them and understanding them, I felt very confident to do this yatra.
Subject Kailas, Mount (China)
Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- China -- Kailas, Mount.
ISBN 9781684664689
1684664683
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