I grew up surrounded by the Himalaya Mountains on a farm near the village of Pankhongma in the Solukhubu District in Nepal, 50 kilometers south of Everest, the world’s highest peak. Several generation of my family earned a living from the land and from a young age I worked on the farm with my father.
August 21st, 2008 / 3:56 am Pemba! I read about how, over and over, you turned back, up the mountain, after barely escaping death yourself. Early in my life, I climbed medium sized peaks in Read More
August 11th, 2008 / 7:41 pm Dear Pemba, Thanks for what you did for the team and especially for Wilco. My deepest respect I can imagine that you will be Read More
August 22nd, 2008 / 2:23 pm Pemba, you, like the others Sherpa, have been the Heroes there. We will not forget it. Balba Read More
August 115h, 2008 / 2:02 pm Having read accounts of what you did on K2, you are a very courageous and strong person and an inspiration for what is good in this world. Than Read More
August 11th, 2008 / 1:29 am You brave and selfless actions the most difficult circumstances on the mountain, And your dignity in dealing with the aftermath, are as inspiration to Read More
August 10th, 2008 / 5:10 pm Elly Sir, I would like to express my deepest respect for your attitude, courage and skills. Elly Read More