During our thrilling helicopter flight from Kathmandu to Mount Everest Base Camp, I had the incredible opportunity to capture breathtaking photos of the Himalayas. The aerial perspective offered a mesmerizing glimpse into the awe-inspiring beauty of the world's highest mountain and the entire Himalaya mountain range. One of our stops along the way was Dudh Pokhari, a place also known as "The Milky Pond of Nepal." Situated at an altitude of 5,300 meters, Dudh Pokhari provided a unique vantage point to appreciate the magnificent high-altitude landscape. Also, Dudh Pokhari holds great significance during Janai Purnima, a Hindu festival celebrated in Nepal and certain parts of India. During this occasion, people partake in a ritual bath and change their sacred thread. They receive a fresh thread from a priest, which they tie around their wrist as a symbol of protection and purity. It is believed that visiting Dudh Pokhari during Janai Purnima allows devotees and travelers to cleanse themselves of sins - Dudh Pokhari, Gandaki, Nepal
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Now: Non-Executive Director in the Healthcare Industry based in Ghent. A travel buff with a passion for photography, photography books, Leica, wine and Asian food. Last but not least: proud grandfather of William, Nicholas and Mateo.
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