Beas Kund Trek: a snow climb while the heavens sprinkled more snow
The camp-site at Dhundi The group Day 4: The day had arrived, when we had to climb the snow-laden mountains that we had been gazing at since the time we had arrived at Dhundi and reach the highest point, Beas Kund (11,600 ft)....
The MorningThoreau has something nice to say about mornings -"The morning, which is the most memorable season of the day, is the awakening hour. Then there is least somnolence in us; and for an hour, at least, some part of us awakes which slumbers all the rest of the day and night. Little is to be expected of that day, if it can be called a day, to which we are not awakened by our Genius, but by the mechanical nudgings of some servitor, are not awakened by our own newly-acquired forces and aspirations from within, accompanied by the undulations of celestial music, instead of factory bells, and a fragrance filling the air - to a higher life than we fell asleep from; and thus the darkness bear its fruit, and prove itself to be good, no less than the light."