Mountains, they are the composition of heaven; in fact, we can even label them as heaven because of their astonishing beauty. You fail to even realize it but the mesmerizing beauty of those gigantic peaks takes away your soul. They are so extraordinary and marvellous that you can’t stop yourself from dreaming of getting lost into the vast depths of the peaks and conquering them. Those snowy mountain peaks always welcome you with a warm smile whether it is for Base Camp Trekking, Mountaineering, expedition or Peak climbing. Alike everything mountains as well possess positive and negative aspects. Besides its pristine personality, it also has an extremely dangerous face. This can only be tackled by the resilient ethnic group of Nepal called Sherpas, one of the oldest ethnic groups of Nepal with their own culture, customs, festivals and traditions. They are the ones mostly residing under the lap of all those enormous peaks and one of the best guides for expedition in the world. There are so many facts and factors which we are unknown about those strong hearted people. Some of which are listed below:
Most of the people misunderstand Sherpas as the porters available in the mountain regions of Nepal but it’s not the truth. However, some of them might work as porter during expedition but this doesn’t mean that they are porters. They act so being more familiar to the expedition route. Besides that you get to observe that the best guides for expeditions are and can only be Sherpas. Climbing mountains is in their blood and therefore, their cup of tea. And because mountains are their home they are well-known to the peaks and they know the snowy rocks really well.