Nepal birth place of Lord Buddha. A country of amazing extremes is the home of the world’s highest mountains, historic cities and the forested plains where the regal tigers and the armor plated greater one horned rhinoceros trundle at ease. Situated in South Asia and surrounded by the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China in the north and by India in the south, east and west. The altitude of the Himalayan region ranges between 4,877 m. to 8,848 m. It includes eight of the highest 14 summits in the world, which exceed an altitude of 8,000 meters including the world highest mountain Sagarmatha (Mount Everest).
Moderator: Dr. Dusita Phuengsamran
November 11, 2015 Time: 12:30 – 13:30 hrs. Room 109 (Srabua)