Sherpa siblings receive Guinness World Records Certificates

The Guinness World Records has officially announced a group of Sherpa climbers from Dolakha district as the most siblings to have scaled the world’s highest peak together from Nepal side in the spring climbing season.

Pemba Dorjee Sherpa, Phurba Tenjing Sherpa, Phurba Thiley Sherpa and Dawa Diki Sherpa from Rolwaling Valley stood atop Mount Everest on May 23, 2018, according to GWR.

“Three Sherpa brothers along with their sister scaled Mount Everest have become the most siblings to reach the summit point of Mount Everest together in a season.”

Sherpa siblings on the summit of Mount Everest

Three Sherpa brothers along with their sister — Pemba Dorjee Sherpa, Phurba Tenjing Sherpa, Phurba Thiley Sherpa and Dawa Diki Sherpa from Rolwaling Valley — pose for photograph, atop Mount Everest, on May 23, 2018. Photo courtesy: Phurba Tenjing

Source: The Himalayan Times