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Photographer's Note

I give this title because in our last bike tour to leh we stuck in Darcha (a village in distt Lahaul) for about 10 days no water no light no communication no atm and no money only snow everywhere.. we survive there for 10 days after that the road was opened for military vehicles and we decided to go back because rest of the road to leh was closed...we clean our royal enfield and decide to go back due to restoration of our bike and to load then again.. we were not able to eat anythng that day and we started to go back..when we almost to reach koksar there is a the road was cracked and gone in to the river...some of peoples told us that there is another local way to go there but we dnt knw if it also close or wat ..we turn our bikes and head of there..the road was alsmost gone and we anload our bikes again and tried to make the road with our hands it was bloody cold and snow..almost after 2 hours we put some stones .. there and pass our bikes from there two of us were holding from behind and one it front. bikes were f*****g heavy..if our step gone little out we were dead..but we did it.. and reach in koksar.. from were we decided to go it was around 6:30 pm and dark everywhere..we started our bikes and decided to take our dinner in Manali..we feel really hungry at that time..ok we start to Rohtang Pass.. due to heavy snow fall the road was in very bad condition... we were feeling like we riding our bikes in a swimming pool of ice. chilled water gone in to our shoes.. but we were still on the road. my bike briken and its 1 part gone in to my tyre..the rear tyre stuck and my bike was almost gone down to hill but i dnt knw how it turns and crash in the snow ..god saves me..we take out the part from my bike and it started lol.. it was miracle haa haa.. and it was about 11:30 night and we were still on the road we only ride 1 to 3 feet in half hour..because lots of snow there the and the snow become ice on the road.. we fall many times in every steps..were not able to ride them anymore..when we reach at the top we dnt knw wat to do. if we go down then we are dead...how to ride a bike on ice???... then there were police men rescuing the tourists they said down there there are police post reach there and take rest and eat some food there..we decided to throw our bikes there...we again unload them and take our everythng but now how to go there??? they stop a truck and put all of us inside the truck..we feel very happy at that time but u knw wat happened..two three curve down the truck stuck in the snow... like our life was kicking on our ass.it was enough for us.. we were hungry ,tired, cold, we pass our night in the truck ..and in the morning we click this picture...and saying we are still alive and ready to hit the road;) i think u peaoples get bored haahaa..but i want to tell the whole story behing the caption:) thanks to read it:) Ride Safe
Tsopa

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  • Copyright: tsopa sonam (tsopasonam) Silver Workshop Editor [C: 4 W: 10 N: 8] (73)
  • Genre: 人間
  • Medium: カラー
  • Date Taken: 2010-06-12
  • Categories: Decisive Moment
  • Exposure: f/2.7, 1/40 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-03-07 11:16
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