The "Glory". A bank of thin clouds pushed thriough the pass while we were waiting for a glimpse of Mt. Everest giving us a little bonus. The "Glory" (its real name) is an optical phenomenon created by reflection and refraction of sunlight from small water drops.
First Glimpse of Mt. Everest
Himalayan Peaks above 8000 meters, including Cho Oyu.
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