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Ironman: Zen and the Art of Self-Torture

By on October 20, 2019

*Caution: Looooong read. To be read at the risk of getting tortured.*

“Normal is boring”. “Change begins out of your comfort zone” and more such take on nonconformity, unconventional living has defined my life (thanks to my suspected ADHD afflictions as well :)). And more so lately as I feel…

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Zen and the Art of Mountaineering: Another Inquiry into why we climb | Deo Tibba Expedition (6,001 m/19,688 ft)

By on September 30, 2019

It’s the fifth day into the climbing expedition for Deo Tibba touted as a practice peak for Everest aspirants. Most of our group members have decided to turn back after yesterday’s load ferry attempt to Camp 1 at 5100 m through the treacherous 250 m high gully that was…

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Island Peak Expedition: A redefining climb

By on April 23, 2019

There are moments in life that push you to the limit and redefine who you are. Climbing Island Peak was one such experience. 

In 2011, when I first came for the Everest Base Camp Trek,  we camped in the beautiful village of Dingboche that was surrounded by majestic and daunting…

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Kilimanjaro Climb the 2nd time: Rongai Route

By on September 10, 2018

“Hello there brother from another mother.” 

I hear someone call out to me and immediately I know that I am in Tanzania. Back in this part of the world after two years to climb Kilimanjaro again. This time leading an eclectic group of high-spirited climbers from various parts of the…

Hemant Albert Soreng
Somewhere, Everywhere, Anywhere

Hi, I'm more of a story teller of my various travels and experiences. This blog is an account of my adventures so far. Hope you enjoy reading it and in a way travel with me...

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