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HRA Received Australian Aid

Deputy Head of Mission, Australian Embassy Mr. Damien Dunn, handed over medical equipment worth Rs. 960,000 (under Embassy’s 2012-13 DAP Grant) to HRA Chairman, Mr. Santa Subba amidst HRA Executive Members, Authorities of Nepal Tourism Board, Chairman of various Association, government officials and media person at the HRA Office on 27th February, 2013 (2069.11.16) Wednesday. The embassy has donated these equipment to HRA to use its aid-posts at Manang and Pheriche and Everest Base Camp Medical Clinic as well.HRA Chairman Mr. Santa Subba welcomed to the Chief Guest, Deputy Head of Mission, Australian Embassy Mr. Damien Dunn and all the guests... Continue reading
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Interaction Programme on Tourist Crisis and Building Partnership

The Nepal Tourism Board and Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal (HRA) jointly organized an interaction Programme on Tourism Crisis and Building Partnership with an aim of increasing the safety and security of tourist visiting Nepal. The Programme was held at Hotel Shangrila on 28th February, 2013 (2069.11.16) Wednesday.This interaction programme was attended by the officials of the embassies of Australia, USA, France, Switzerland, China, Isreal, Russia, Denmark, Finland, Canada and Consulate of Newzealand, Government Officials of Ministry of Home Affairs, Armed Police & Nepal Police & Officials from Tourism Associations were also present at the programme. Welcoming all in the program, officiating... Continue reading
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Everest

Dr. Luanne Freer, MDWhen I began my medical career I had no idea what my passion was to be nor why it was important to develop a passion in life; a wise mentor suggested I come up with one quickly. His sage advice was that simply practicing my craft would get old and stale with time; I needed something that stimulated me beyond a paycheck. I found my passion in the wilderness of the Himalayan mountains and among the Sherpa people. How did I get from a western civilization classic suburban upbringing/lifestyle and inner city medical practice to the top of... Continue reading
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Mountain tourism and safety

PRAKSH ADHIKARINepal is many things to many people. While the land may present awesome artwork and cultural diversities to some, others may feel elated to see how nature has come best in the composition of mountains, hills, valleys and plain lands and rivers and rivulets in such a small radius.However, it was only after 1950 the Himalayan Kingdom was open to the outside world. Before that Nepal was forbidden to Westerners expect for few invited hunting expeditions. After the successful ascent of Mt.Everest by Tenzing Norgey Sherpa and Sir, Edmund Hillary in 1953 Nepal was promoted in the outsides worlds as... Continue reading
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Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal

Dhobichaur, Lazimpat (North Gate of the Royal Palace)
P.O. Box No. 4944,
Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4440292 / 4440293
Fax: +977-1-4411956
E-mail : hra@mail.com.np

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