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Articles tagged as Himalayas

  • Ganges - A Documentary

    The epic journey to find the source of the Ganges. Reaching the temple of Gangotri - the place where Hindus believe that Ganges first appeared on Earth. Further on we will also trail Kedarnath, Valley of Flowers, Yamunotri and Badrinath.

  • ISKCON 50th Anniversary Program at the Himalayas

    On June 24th, a day-long celebration was held at the famous Sri Badarinath Temple, in Badarikashram, Uttarakhand, India. 

  • The Himalayas from 20,000 ft.

    The aerial cinema experts at Teton Gravity Research release the first ultra HD footage of the Himalayas shot from above 20,000 ft. with the GSS C520 system, the most advanced gyro-stabilized camera system in the world. Filmed from a helicopter with a crew flying from Kathmandu at 4,600 ft. up to 24,000 ft. on supplemental oxygen, these are some of the most stable, crisp, clear aerial shots of these mountains ever released, which include Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse.  Sound design and mix by Jeff Cormack at Play+Record

  • Chasing the Sacred: Snow to Sea down India's Ganges River

    18,000 feet. 1550 miles. 45 days. One River. The Ganges River Source to Sea. Produced, shot and edited by Pete McBride. Co-production and additional footage: Jake Norton. Second cameras: Dave Morton and Ashley Mosher.

  • Flood Ravage and the Dams of Uttarakhand - The Untold Story

    This video is about the 2013 devastating floods in Uttarakand, India, caused by uncontrolled dam-building, mountainside destruction, and other irresponsible human activities. To help their investigation, the film has been presented to the Supreme Court of India.

  • Updated Report by ISKCON GBC Chairman on Tragic Death of Russian Devotees in India

    On Thursday, June 12th at 12.30 PM EST ISKCON Communications Minister and Governing Body Commission Chairman has released an updated report about the tragic bus accident that claimed at least two lives of Russian ISKCON devotees who were visiting holy places in Northern India. In the meantime, ISKCON Russia has confirmed the names of the deceased devotees. 

  • Update on the Russian ISKCON Devotees Involved in Bus Accident in Northern India

    In the evening of Wednesday, June 11th it got confirmed that it was indeed a group of Russian ISKCON devotees whose bus crushed into the river Ganges in the Himalayas on Tuesday. Two of them died on the spot, one is still missing, and many are injured. The accident was caused by the bus driver, who had a seizure attack.

  • Himalayan Salt to Mineralize and Detoxify the Body

    Salt is an essential nutrient that we require for transporting nutrients into and out of our cells, regulating blood pressure. However, not all salts are equal.