Dipankar Ghosh - Mountaineer, Photographer, Writer

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Dipankar Ghosh - Mountaineer, Photographer, Writer
Dipankar Ghosh, EFIAP, FFIP, is well known amongst the aspirants of mountaineering for his outstanding performance in enumerable successful expeditions.

He has so far undertaken 47 mountaineering expeditions in the Himalayan range including 8 eight thousanders: Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kangchenjunga, Mt. Annapurna - I, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt. Cho Oyu.

On 33 occasions he reached the summit. Among those, 5 gave him the recognition as the world's first summiter.

Country
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India
Residence
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Kolkata area, West Bengal
Date of Birth
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Aug 15, 1965
Profession
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Personal Business
Club Association
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Bhadrakali Padatik (Asst. Secretary)
Angan Chaariye, Srirampore
Beas, Sodpur
Monale, Chinsura
Mountaineering Courses
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Basic Mountaineering course from WHMI, JIM
Advance Mountaineering course from JIM
Method of Instruction course from HMI
Search & Rescue course NIM
Number of Expeditions
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47
Peaks Climbed
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33
Major Expeditions
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Black Peak (1996)
Mt. Gangotri I (2000)
Mt. Sudarshan (2001)
Mt. Gangotri III (2002)
Mt. Srikanta (2004)
Mt. Kedarnath (2005)
Mt. Indrasan (2006)
Mt. Papsura (2008)
Mt. Debachen (2009)
Mt. Everest (2011)
Mt. Lhotse (2012)
Mt. Makalu (2013)
Mt. Shiva (2013)
Mt. Kanchenjunga (2014)
Mt. Annapurna-I (2015)
Peak 6125: Himachal Pradesh (2015)
Mt. Manaslu (2016)
Mt. Dhaulagiri (2017)
Mt. Cho Oyu (2018)
First ever Peaks to Summit
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Nar Parvat: 1997
Peak 6270: Himachal Pradesh (2004)
Peak 6100: Himachal Pradesh (2004)
Peak 6000: Himachal Pradesh (2009)
Peak 6125: Himachal Pradesh (2015)
Peaks Summitted as First ever Indian
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Polo Gongka (6622 m): J&K
Peak 6400: Himachal Pradesh
Eight Thousanders Expeditions
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Mount Everest: Nepal, 2011
Mount Lhotse: Nepal, 2012
Mount Makalu: Nepal, 2013
Mount Kanchenjunga: Nepal / India, 2014
Mount Annapurna - 1: Nepal, 2015
Mount Manaslu: Nepal, 2016
Mount Dhaulagiri: Nepal, 2017
Mount Cho Oyu: China, 2018
Related Interests
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Books & Publications
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Favorite Mountaineer
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Reinhold Messner
Lectures & Seminars
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In different Schools and given talks at several Mountaineering clubs and organisation throughout the Country.
Awards
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Courses
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Teach a special course on Photography at Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandir, Belur Math.

Organized over 70 Rock Climbing Courses
Other Notable Activities
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Working with kids and youths to promote adventure activity.
Dipankar Ghosh

Dipankar Ghosh

Mountaineer, Photographer, Writer

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Dipankar Ghosh, EFIAP, FFIP, is well known amongst the aspirants of mountaineering for his outstanding performance in enumerable successful expeditions.

He has so far undertaken 47 mountaineering expeditions in the Himalayan range including 8 eight thousanders: Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Kangchenjunga, Mt. Annapurna - I, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt. Cho Oyu.

On 33 occasions he reached the summit. Among those, 5 gave him the recognition as the world's first summiter.

Bharat Gaurav Award

Receiving Bharat Gaurav Award from Hon'ble Chief Minister of Haryana. Feb 10, 2015

Dipankar Ghosh is receiving the prestigious "Bharat Gaurav Award" from the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Haryana on February 10, 2015.

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