Everest Basecamp Trek 2019 – Yetis head up Valley to Thame

Namaste friends, family and loved ones,

It was quite a Buddhist day. We left Namche passing by the Gompa (Temple), so it was natural to spin the 50+ prayer wheels. We walk under the eyes of several deities ornately painted on the granite cliffs. After a special lunch we made it up to the ancient Thame monastery. It was here that we were blessed by the precocious 9 year old Rinpoche (Monk). Upon returning to the little mountain village of Thame we were treated to a majestic perhaps even spiritual view.

We are all in good health so we plan to go to Kumjung, the home of the Hillary school early in the morning.

All our best, Carole and Vern Tejas

 

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