Two Nature Gifts -Sun & Moon.
It takes two hands to clap.
These twins has shown us nothing is impossible , will repeat “nothing is impossible”
Two diamond’s of India
Tashi -means good luck ,which she carries everywhere.
Nungshi -means love ,which she spreads everywhere.
What have they achieved ?
First twin sisters in the world to scale Mt Everest (8,848 metres -29,029 ft)
On April 21, 2015, Tashi & Nungshi became world’s first twins and siblings as well as the first South Asians to complete the Explorers Grand Slam
What is Explorers Grand Slam?
Only 29 people globally had completed the Explorers Grand Slam and only 8 women. Tashi & Nungshi became 30th and 31st to complete and the 9th and 10th women as well as being the first South Asians to achieve the milestone.
Feel and Imagine their grit , determination, self confidence, being comfortable with uncomfortable and challenging situation , mental toughness, rigorous training , passion and drive ,physical strength and stamina !
Aconcagua 6,961 m (22,838 ft) South America January 29 , 2014
Kilimanjaro 5,895 m (19,341 ft) Africa July 15 , 2015
Mount Vinson 4,892 m (16,050 ft) Antarctica December 14 , 2014
PuncakJaya 4,884 m (16,024 ft) Australia
South Pole – December 28, 2014
North Pole – April 21,2015
Their Support and Inspiration – Indian Army officer, Col Virendra Singh Malik (Dad)
These Proud daughters must be included in our schools syllabus,they are the real inspiration .
We live in a country, where gender discrimination is still prevalent, this girls have broken all barriers.
There achievements has motivated and inspired our youths to chant –
‘I want to climb Everest like NungshiTashi’
For few minutes ,forget Doctor, Engineering,CA ,IAS …
I, regret now, what i have missed in my life , nothing is late – you both sisters have inspired me to take a small step towards mountaineering ! This decade goal !
Felt terribly bad on myself, to know these two proud daughters of India , few days back !
Please watch their Ted Talks and few interviews . Definitely you would feel value for time and great investment .
Please spread a word about them to all, you may inspire a soul which is about to explore the mountains ,mother earth and nature
This January 26th 2020 – Padma Awards is waiting for them !
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