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see HimalayasHimalayas
[Sanskrit,=abode of snow], great Asian mountain system, extending c.1,500 mi (2,410 km) E from the Indus River in Pakistan through India, the Tibet region of China, Nepal, E India, and Bhutan to the southern bend of the Brahmaputra River in SE Tibet.
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The Trans-Himalaya Motor Expedition runs in summer only and offers a round trip from Dehli.
Status and Conservation of Rare and Endangered Medicinal Plants of Indian Trans-Himalaya.
We describe the diversity and dynamism of social, agricultural, and livestock husbandry practices in a traditional mountain production system in the Indian Trans-Himalaya.