Powered by Piwigo
Logo
169/181
Lesser Himalaya and Kangchenjunga
WI_in169.jpg Lesser Himalaya and KangchenjungaThumbnailsKangchenjunga at sunset

Morning view from Batasia Loop in northern direction to the Kangchenjunga (8586 m). This highest mountain of India and third highest in the world forms the border between Sikkim and Nepal. Its name means Five Treasures of Snow, referring to its five summits. Kangchenjunga is considered a sacred mountain by the local communities.

Created
Tuesday 14 November 2017 by Martin Mergili in Asia / India (1290 visits)