Amid the landscape of Kagbeni, Nepal, this panoramic image showcases the imposing Himalayan giant, Mount Nilgiri, which soars to an elevation of 7,061 meters (23,166 feet). Nilgiri's snow-clad visage commands attention, gracing the scenery with its awe-inspiring presence. As the mountain presides over the vista, the foreground unfolds, revealing Kagbeni's rural charm, complete with sun-kissed harvested fields, the quaint town itself, and the serpentine beauty of a winding river valley. This composition encapsulates the harmonious coexistence of nature and humanity in the Himalayan realm. Photo © copyright by Rich Voninski.