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Mt.Trisul as seen from Baguabasa. It is one of the more majestic mountains of the Garhwal region of the Himalayas.

The entire Garhwal region is holy to Hindus, but Trisul's role in Hindu legend is unique. Trisul was said to be the trident of Shiva, the Hindu god of destruction and reproduction.

Year first climbed: 1907
First successful climber(s): Tom Longstaff, Brocherel Burathoki, Karbir Burathoki.

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