Giants Honeybees in Nepal (97 images)

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Nepal, the hunt for the honey of the tiger men
Twenty kilometers to the south of Mount Everest, at over 2,000 meters altitude, the last honey gatherers of the Raï people defy the giant bee of the Himalayas. It is the year 5069 in the Raï calendar. Their ancestors, the Kirates came from Mongolia seven or eight centuries before the common era. Mentioned in the epic Mahabharata, the first sovereign of Nepal, Yalembar, was a Kirate. 33 sovereigns...
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