Goecha La:In search of Kangchenjunga - with George Thengummoottil (Goecha La Trek)

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MADE WITH THE INDIA INFO
Written & Directed by George Joseph Thengummoottil
Travel Arrangements Dhanaraj Gurung Red Panda Tours and Travels, Yuksam, Sikkim


This film is a journey to the Himalayas, on Goecha La trek. The film portraits his journey from Kolkatta to Yuksam and his trekking from Yuksam to Goecha la via Tshoka, Lamuney. trekking over ice and the fantastic view at the end of the journey. The trekking lasted for 8 days, and the film was shot on Canon EOS 500 D Camera. The crew was equipped with solar panels and heavy lenses. The film also gives a 10 minute description on Sikkim -- the people, life and culture. He was accompanied with three of my friends: Lucas, Chew and Joe and the trip was organized by red panda tours and travels, Yuksam. In Search of the Holy Kangchenjunga focusing the Goecha La trek of Sikkim, which starts from Yuksam and ends near Goecha La Pass : The best west Sikkim Trek (Kanchenjunga Base camp trek)


Written & Directed by George Joseph Thengummoottil

Travel Arrangements Dhanaraj Gurung Red Panda Tours and Travels, Yuksam, Sikkim

Trekking Team Chew Zi Yi Joe Kaczmarski

Camera Lucas Tan Wenjie George Joseph Thengummoottil

Recording Studio Crea MEDIA LABS

Graphics geoshrad IMAGES

Narration Jelu Jeyaraj

Title Song Somnad Chetri

Music Elwin James

Technical Assistance Rohit A Chelat Boominahan Saravanan Thomas Joseph Thengummoottil

Location Managers Tula Ram Gurung Ben Kumar Gurung

Yaks and Logistics Somnad Chetri

Food and Beverages Sn Subba

Thanks to Smohit PM Tanzeela Wajid

Acknowledgements Government Monastic School, Silnon, Sikkim, India Aakash Tamang and Family, Yuksam, Sikkim Pramod Rana , Abhilash Rana and Family, Jaigon, West Bengal The People of Yuksam Devi Bhakta Suberi, Thimpu Bhutan Xtreme Solutions, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu Albin Mathew, Photographer Sambat and Surendar, Coimbatore

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