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1-Year-Old Sabahan Toddler Celebrates Her First Birthday Atop Nepal Mountain 4,130m High!

today12 October 2022


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Amongst running jokes in Asian parenting, most of us can relate to the fact that they β€œlet” us pick our future and career paths, but steer us towards the top 3 usual suspects – Medicine, Law and Engineering.

While this isn’t necessarily a case of that, I’d say it still shows where the parents’ interests lie.

A one-year-old toddler named Akshra Ragavendra is now the youngest person to ever reach Nepal’s Annapurna Base Camp (ABC), and on her birthday, no less!

Her parents, Ragavendra Gopalakrishnan and Sheena Prasannan, carried her all the way up to celebrate her first birthday. For context, the ABC stands at 4130 metres in height. That’s one way to stay on top of things.

Source: The Star

β€œMy husband and I are avid hikers, and our daughter has been on hikes with us since she was three weeks old. We wanted to do something different for her birthday,” said Sheena.

β€œWe thought it would be a…

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Written by: Quinny Tan

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