The Mountain Culture show hosts the world premieres of My Horse My Destiny and Last Tracks, and tells the incredible stories about the Celestrial Mountains of Kyrgyzstan, the indigenous people in the Peruvian Andes and connects us to the Himalayas. It includes a special virtual presentation by Michael Schauch, a story about karma bringing together two different places.
Films & Presentations
SPECIAL PRESENTATIONJoin author Michael Schauch as he introduces his new book, A Story of Karma: Finding Love and Truth in the Lost Valley of the Himalaya. The story begins with Schauch's dream to climb an unknown mountain in the Himalaya of northern Nepal. What unfolds in the mountains, however, forces him to question his values and his own identity, and eventually leads him to meet a little girl in a remote mountain village. MORE INFO
At 3,300 m above sea level, in the Peruvian Andes, indigenous people have been harvesting salt by hand for over 600 years, prior to the Inca times. After many years of struggle and unfair working conditions, the salt workers became owners of the salt mine, creating a comunal company.MORE INFO