S: Nepal 2012
1: The adventure begins October 27, 2012 Kathmandu | Lok greeted us at the airport. | Momo, is a stuffed dumpling a popular dish of Nepal and Gingers favorite.
2: a trip of many first: first road side chia first rickshaw ride first Bindi mark first wearing of a Sari first Nepalese dancing
3: Community Party Peterum and Jhuemaya dancing | October 28
5: October 29, 2012 | Biked to the old peoples home. Visited Harry's home. | Lok's home making Roti. | "Give thanks to the Lord for He is good." | Nepalese wine. | Grinding rice into flour.
7: October 30 Chitwan National Park. | October 31 Hindu temple. Supper at Dil's home.
8: Peterums goodbye | Roadside chia "people wait 30 minutes for my tea." | November 1st | Pinch Punch first of the month
9: "Ping" a swing set up once a year for the Hindu festival of Dashain. Adventures in the Nepalese country side with Tek's family. Harvesting rice. Supper at Tek's home.
10: November 2nd, 2012 "If a man speaks of acts with an evil thought, suffering follows him as the cart follow the ox" "Hatred never ceases hatred, hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law." "Be a lamp unto yourself work out your liberation with diligence" Budda
11: November 3 Arrived in Pokhara. | Nepalese wine from a jerrycan. | Ganesh's Home
13: November 4th 2012 | Walked to Buddhist temple. Talkative Taxi cab driver to start trek. Arrived at Gurung Cottage in the dark.
14: November 5th woke up at Gurung Cottage | November 5th Evening in Chomrong 2170m | Soup a long the way. | "Hello Cabbage"
16: goats on the path | November 5+6 | Hit | corn crib | shower | Banthanti | stretches | Gingers fashions pink and red | Annapurna Trek
17: November 7th Ghorepani. November 8th Sunrise Poon Hill 3210m
18: November 8th | Trek down Poon Hill back to Pokhara. | "May the glory of the Lord endure forever." | Cooling off in the mountain springs.
20: November 10 Sarangkot "O Lord our Lord Majestic is Your Name in all the earth"
21: November 11 Goodbye in Pokhara from Hit, Chitra, and Ganesh's family. Bus back to Bharatpur. November 12 Shopping for bangles. Tea Thank you party.
25: November 13, 14, 15 Fun and fellowship with Lok's family. More goodbyes. Last night in Kathmandu.