Let us look at those aspects in this article as to why no one has been able to climb Mount Kailash yet.
Not one but many mythological stories mention that Lord Shiva resides on Mount Kailash. Many people also believe that not only Shiva but his family resides on this mountain. If Lord Shiva and his family reside on Mount Kailasha, then why has no climber been able to climb this mountain so far? What is it that despite being less than Mount Everest, no one has climbed Mount Kailash till date? In this article today we are going to find the answer to all these questions, so let us know.
What is the height?
Perhaps, do you know that what is the height of Mount Everest? If you do not know, then for your information, let us tell you that Mount Everest is 29,000 feet high and Mount Kailash is 22,000 feet above sea level. After conquering Everest for the first time in about 1953, thousands of people have climbed this mountain till today, but till date, no one has got success on Mount Kailash, which is less than this height.
What is the reason for not being able to climb?
Around 1999, a team of Russian scientists stayed under Mount Kailash and continued to research about the size of this mountain. After research, it was said that the shape of this mountain is like a triangle and is covered with snow, due to which climbing this mountain is like feasting on death. Let us tell you that whoever went out to climb this mountain was either killed or returned home without climbing.
Is there really no way to climb Mount Kailash?
Another reason is said that it is technically easy to climb Mount Everest but, there is no way to climb Mount Kailash. It is said that there is no easy way to reach Mount Kailash made of steep rocks and icebergs around this mountain. There are many difficult rocks where even the biggest climbers give up when it comes to climbing. Although the Chinese government had sent some climbers to climb Mount Kailash, it was openly opposed by all.
Mystery of Mount Kailash
Everyone knows that the family of Lord Shiva resides on Mount Kailash. But, for your information, let us tell you that the followers of Buddhism also believe that the first TirthankarRishabhnath got the knowledge of philosophy on Mount Kailash. Apart from this, they also believe that Mahatma Buddha lives on the top of the mountain. For your information, let us also tell you that Mount Kailash is also known as the 'Shiva Pyramid'.