Anshu Jamsenpa a 38 years old mother of 2 children is an Indian mountaineer from Bomdilla, Arunachal Pradesh. She is the first woman in the world who climbed the summit of Mount Everest twice in a season and that too within 5 days.
Anshu`s feat the fastest double climbing of the world`s tallest mountain by a woman.
First Women to Climb Mount Everest Twice in 5 days
On 2nd April 2017, after taking the blessing of His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama, Anshu began her Everest climbing expedition from Guwahati. She starts her main expedition journey on April 4th, 2017.
Anshu Jamsenpa took 38 days schedule for acclimatization at the Everest Base Camp at the height of 17,600 feet and on May 16th, 2017 at 9.15 am along with 17 other climbers, she climbed to the top of Mount Everest and unfurled the Indian National Flag.
She started her second climbing expedition with a Nepali climber Furi Sherpa on May 19th, 2017 and continued climbing almost without stopping till 10 pm.
Anshu starts climbing very early next morning and finally reached the top of Everest at 7.45 am on 21st May 2017.
Anshu Jamsenpa`s husband Tsering Wange is the president of All Arunachal Mountaineering and Adventure Sports Association and she has 2 daughters Pasang Droma and Tenzin Nyiddon.
She is the first woman and the first mother in the world who complete twice double ascents, for this historic achievement Arunachal Pradesh Government suggest her name for Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award.
She was also one of the brand ambassadors of Swach Bharat Abhiyan and recently she has been nominated as a brand ambassador of North East Tourism.
For making her region proud Anshu Jamsenpa was conferred PhD by Arunachal University of Studies for her achievements in the field of Adventure Sports.
Apart from climbing mountains, she has also been involved in training mountaineers and has train more than 3000 aspirants at her own expense and capacity.
Truly Anshu Jamsenpa is a woman of substance and an inspiration for millions of women’s around the World beyond admiration.