Photographer's Note

From left -Lhotse, Everest and Makalu and Chomolonzo. This was shot from Sandakphu, the amphitheatre for Himalayan Panorama. Sandakphu is located on Singhalila ridge on eastern India-Nepal border and is the colosseum for Everest (or Sagarmatha), Kanchenjunga, Lhotse and Makalu, 4 of the 5 highest peaks of the world, Everest being the highest, Kanchenjunga third highest, Lhotse Fourth highest and Makalu being the fifth highest peak.It was from Sandakphu and its vicinity that Everest was first sighted in an era when Kanchenjunga was thought to be the highest mountain in the world.

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