This film is a journey to the Himalayas,Goecha La trek. The film portraits the journey of George Thengummoottil from Kolkatta to Yuksam in Sikkim and his 8 day trek from Yuksam to Goechala Pass via Tshoka,Thangsing and Lamuney.This fantastic trek takes him to an altitude of 5200 Meters above sea level. The film was shot on Canon EOS 500D Camera powered with solar panel. The film gives a 10 minute description on Sikkim the people,life and culture.
Script of the Documentary Goecha La - In Search of the Holy Kangchenjunga forusing the Goecha La trek of Sikkim, which starts from Yuksam and ends near Goecha La Pass- Today is the final day of our ascend; We follow the Prek Chu river, over the rough scramble of rocks to reach Saimiti Lake. This sight is so worth, Thousands of prayer flags, flapping in the winds.
The dress they wear consists of specimen from different parts of the world. There are women wearing traditional Indian dress to girls wearing the latest European trend setters. Most of them pretty up themselves with tons of cosmetics from toe to hair