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‘I won’t climb Everest’

              TO BE CONTINUED This story first appeared on Global Voices. Read the original story here.

Man who clicked Everest traffic jam picture might have to abandon his ‘project’ due to lack of funds

The first thing you notice about Nirmal Purja Magar (or ‘Nims‘ ) is that he is incredibly confident. Why wouldn’t he be? He’s climbed Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Kanchenjunga, Everest, Lhotse and Makalu in 31 days and particpated in two hi-altitude rescues. In addition to that, he’s the climber who clicked the now viral ‘Everest Traffic Jam’ […]