Himalayan Journal vol.59
The Himalayan Journal
Vol.59

Publication year:
2003

Editor:
Harish Kapadia
Index
  1. AN ENQUIRY INTO THE REAL NAME OF MT. EVEREST
    (WILLIAM McKAY AITKEN)
  2. THE MAKING OF THE HIMALAYA AND HUMANS
    (RASOUL SORKHABI)
  3. CAMPS AND SUMMITS TO THE LAND OF THE BLUE POPPY
    (A. D. MODDIE)
  4. REFLECTIONS
    (DOUG SCOTT)
  5. SIKKIM, TENZING AND A SACRED VALLEY
    (JOHN A. JACKSON)
  6. A SHORT TOUR OF THE EAST
    (Col. BALWANT S. SANDHU)
  7. TO THE ALPS OF TIBET - PART II
    (TAMOTSU NAKAMURA)
  8. WITH MASLOW TO MANASLU
    (JON GANGDAL)
  9. FOOTPRINTS IN THE RUDRA VALLEY
    (Lt. Col. A ABBEY)
  10. LITTLE KAILASH PILGRIMAGE
    (MARTIN MORAN)
  11. SUJ TILLA
    (GRAHAM LITTLE)
  12. ASCENT OF THE NEEDLE PEAK
    (LT. CDR. SATYABRATA DAM)
  13. THE GOD THAT DID NOT FAIL
    (HARISH KAPADIA)
  14. FIRST ASCENT OF PADMANABH
    (HIROSHI SAKAI)
  15. THE ASCENT OF SEPU KANGRI
    (CARLOS BUHLER)
  16. KINGS OF KARAKORAM
    (HARISH KAPADIA)
  17. THE OTHER SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN
    (WILLIAM McKAY AITKEN)
  18. SUCH A LONG JOURNEY
    (M. H. CONTRACTOR)
  19. EXPEDITION AND NOTES
  20. BOOK REVIEWS
  21. IN MEMORIAM
  22. CORRESPONDENCE
  23. CLUB PROCEEDINGS, 2002

CLUB PROCEEDINGS, 2002

CLUB PROCEEDINGS, 2002

THE HIMALAYAN CLUB COMMITTEE, 2002 (Founded on 17th Febreuary 1928)
Officers
President Dr. M. S. Gill
Vice-Presidents Suman Dubey
Tanil Kilachand
Meher H. Mehta
Honorary Secretary Divyesh Muni
Honorary Treasurer Ashwin Joglekar
Members of Committee
S. P. Mahadevia Ravi Singh
M. S. Soin Vijay Crishna
Rekha Shroff Col Ashok Abbey
Rishad Naoroji Monesh Devjani
Prabhat Ganguly Harish Kapadia
Honorary Local Secretaries
India :
Bangalore Deepak Arya
Chandigarh Grp. Capt. A. J. S. Grewal
Darjeeling Dorjee Lhatoo
Delhi Mandip S. Soin
Dehra Dun Sandeep Dutt
Jammu and Kashmir Sat Paul Sahni
Manali Mahavir Thakur
Mumbai Sanjay Khatau
Kolkata Kankan Ray
Shimla Deepak Sanan
Leh Motup Chewang
Nepal Ms.Elizabeth Hawley
Pakistan Nazir Sabir
Canada Aloke Surin
Australia Jim Dorington
France Claude Gardien
New Zealand John Nankervis
Great Britain R. G. Pettigrew
Japan Yuichi Matsuda
Spain Jose Paytubi
South Africa Dr. S. A. Craven
Korea Bae Seung Youl
Switzerland Eric Bernhardt
Sweden Ake Nilsson
U.S.A. Donald Goodman
U.S.A. (West) Nicholas Clinch
U.S.A. (Mid West) Paddy Iyer
Honorary Editor Harish Kapadia

Honorary Assistant Editor Monesh Devjani

Honorary Librarian Ms. Janet Rizvi

Hon. Asstt. Librarians

Bombay Shyam Samant

Calcutta Susree Dutta

Hon. Equipment Officer Rajendra Wani

Hon. Asstt. Equipment Officers

Delhi Ms. Rohini Prakash

Mumbai Mangesh Chaudhary

Kolkata Chandrashekhar Ghosh

CLUB NEWS

An active year for the Himalayan Club, which celebrated completion of 75 years. As usual it was active year, with many Sectional Meetings at Bombay, Calcutta, Delhi and London. The Himalayan Journal Vol.

58 was published in May 2002 while The Himalayan Club Newsletter

56 was published on 1 March 2003.

The Grindlays Bank Mountain Scholarships were awarded to various trainees. Many new books and items of mountaineering equipment were added to the store.

The Club membership continues to grow beyond 800 members spread over various parts of the world and consisting of many leading mountaineers. The membership is open to all who are interested in various aspects of the Himalaya and are qualified to be members. Full details and forms are available from Hon. Secretary, The Himalayan Club, Post Box No. 1905, Bombay 400 001, India. (Full details of the club activities in 2002 and the 75th Year celebrations are available in the Himalayan Club Newsletter 56).

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THE HIMALAYAN JOURNAL

Volume 59 (2003)

(incorporating the years 2001-2002)

Honorary Editor HARISH KAPADIA

Honorary Assistant Editor MONESH DEVJANI

Assistance
Business Rishad Naoroji S. P. Mahadevia
Editing

(Ms.)Nandini Purandare Huzefa A. Electricwala

Index and Reviews

(Ms.) Nandini Purandare