Kangchenjunga

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Kangchenjunga

, Kanchenjunga, Kinchinjunga
a mountain on the border between Nepal and Sikkim, in the Himalayas: the third highest mountain in the world. Height: 8598 m (28 208 ft.)
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(9) For specific details on mountain deity propitiation in Sikkim, see Balikci-Denjongpa, "Kanchendzonga." Nebesky-Wojkowitz provides a comprehensive overview of different categories of protector deities in the Tibetan and Himalayan world.
In order to to diversify its economy and promote the sale of traditional handicrafts, horticulture , floriculture and organic products will be organized at the Kanchendzonga Shopping Complex to increase the potential customer base of the local community along with traditional market areas, and also to provide quality products to tourists at reasonable prices.
Appropriately placed on a hilltop above the River Rungeet, up in the Himalayas, with the Kanchendzonga mountain range standing majestically over it, was started by a Scottish tea company in 1859.
A riot of colour in the monsoon, this hill getaway offers rejuvenating walks and a view of the Kanchendzonga.
Perched on a peak overlooking Gangtok, the monastery offers awesome views of Kanchendzonga as well.