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View of Kangchenjunga from Sandakphu, West Bengal, India. Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world, with an elevation of 8,586 m (28,169 ft) and located along the India-Nepal border in the Himalayas. Kangchenjunga is also the name of the surrounding section of the Himalayas and means "The Five Treasures of Snows", as it contains five peaks, four of them over 8,450 m (27,720 ft). The treasures represent the five repositories of God, which are gold, silver, gems, grain, and holy books.

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  • Copyright: Anshuman Chatterjee (Anshuman) (18)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-10-18
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/9.0, 1/240 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-11-06 9:08
Viewed: 1927
Points: 4
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