Nepal porters’ heavy burden – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English

May 29, 2013 § 1 Comment

In pictures: Nepal porters’ heavy burden – In Pictures – Al Jazeera English.

The 60th anniversary of the first climbing of Mount Everest is being commemorated around the world these days. Yet, hardly anybody ever mentions the local porters who help make these feats possible. In a photographic series that I came across in the Al-Jazeera English news website, a quick view of these silent heroes is presented. Click on the link above and meet some of them.

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