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Mount Everest (Chomolunga)

Mount Everest Tibetan name for Everest, Chomolungma, is a reference to Miyo-Langsangma, the Sister Goddess of the Earth who gives food. She rides a tiger and is very beautiful. In her right hand is a bowl with food and by her left side is a mongoose spitting jewels. Cited from Website: Holy Mountains Everest is also called: Mother Goddess of the Earth.
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