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A Puja for our Friends

For the first time in three years, the Musa Masala team was back together. Arriving at the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital Tapting at the end of April, we had come to paint the pediatric room in honor of our friend, Dr. Jennifer Konopka. Jen had been a powerful force in Musa Masala and a big

A Baby Delivery at the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital

Here is a story we want to share with everyone. It comes from Pasang Sherpa, the Project Manager for the Himalayan Yokpu Foundation. As Pasang told us the story, we couldn’t help but think about the remoteness of the area and access to emergent healthcare, and how now, with the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital opening,

The Wisdom of Extreme Altitude Soccer/Football

What would Ted Lasso say? We know what Roy Kent would say…. Picture one of the most scenic and remote mountain villages on the planet: Gorak Shep, at 5,164m, 16,942 ft. Now imagine the feeling of all the air being forcibly pulled from your lungs as you chase a football across the pitch. That’s extreme