Is Nirmal Purja still married?

He is married to Suchi Purja (the daughter of a Gurkha soldier), and they live in Hampshire.

What does NIMS purja do now?

Since 2019, Purja has remained a leader in mountains and a role model for the Nepali climbing community. In February 2021, he led the all-Nepali expedition that made the first winter ascent of K2, one of the most coveted objectives in mountaineering and the last of the 8,000-meter peaks to see a winter ascent.

How fast did Nims climb Everest?

In just eight days, 23 hours and 10 minutes, Purja summited Everest, Lhotse and Kanchenjunga – all without supplementary oxygen.

What is Nimsdai Purja next project?

Cho Oyu from Goyko. Photo: Wikipedia. Nirmal Purja intends to lead a commercial expedition to the south side of Cho Oyu in autumn 2022.

Who was the climber rescued by Nims Purja?

Nirmal ‘Nims’ Purja and his team summited the first ’14/7′ peak, Annapurna I, on April 23rd. The very next thing we heard, on April 25th, was that they were suddenly involved in an emergency rescue mission. A Malaysian climber named Chin Wui Kin had reached the summit but was stranded on the way down.

How much does it cost to climb Everest?

The price range for a standard supported climb ranges from $28,000 to $85,000. A fully custom climb will run over $115,000 and those extreme risk-takers can skimp by for well under $20,000. Typically, this includes transportation from Kathmandu or Lhasa, food, base camp tents, Sherpa support, and supplemental oxygen.