"biked from Lhasa Tibet to Kathmandu Nepal and along the way we stayed one night at the Rongbuk Monestary which is about from the Tibetan side Everest base camp. Took this shot just as night was drawing near as the top of Everest was lit up by alpenglow.
New Zealand mountaineer, explorer and philanthropist Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay who on 29 May became the first climbers confirmed to have reached the summit of the world's tallest mountain, Mount Everest in the Himalayas
The Leaning Tower of Pisa The Grand Canyon Space Needle Rock of Gibraltar Redwood National Park Niagara Falls Mount Fuji Mount Everest Machu Picchu Iguazu Falls Great Wall of China Grand Canal Glacier National Park
The black bead is mud from the Dead Sea and the white bead is water from Mt Everest. The highest and lowest points on Earth, so whether you're on top of the world or down on your luck, Lokai reminds you to stay humble, hopeful, and to always move forward.
Everest - Buddhists believe a goddess lives in the mountain and she decides who summits, who doesn't, who makes it down safely, and who doesn't. She doesn't take kindly to big egos or those who try to "conquer" her. Humble respect always.