Leaf and stem paste from an arachne cordifolia is used for wounds and as an antidote for snake bites. The high mountains to the north of the Tsangpo including Gyala Perihowever, are also sometimes also included in the Himalayas.
This diversity of altitude, rainfall and soil conditions combined with the very high snow line supports a variety of distinct plant and animal communities.
During the last ice agethere was a connected ice stream of glaciers between Kangchenjunga in the east and Nanga Parbat in the west. This gives rise to a variety of climates from nearly tropical in the foothills to tundra and permanent snow and ice.
Plants from the forests have been used for millennia to treat conditions ranging from simple coughs to snake bites. In the mountainous mixed deciduous and conifer forests of the eastern Himalayas, Red panda feed in the dense understories of bamboo.
The bark of a callicarpa arborea is used for skin ailments.
There is also gold, silver, copper, zinc, and many other such minerals and metals located in at least different places in these mountains.
Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. The Karnali River rises in Tibet but cuts through the center of the region.
The Indus itself forms the northern and western boundaries of the Himalayas. A notable example of a religious site is Paro Taktsangwhere Padmasambhava is said to have founded Buddhism in Bhutan. In recent years, scientists have monitored a notable increase in the rate of glacier retreat across the region as a result of global climate change.
The Arun river drains the northern slopes of these mountains, before turning south and flowing through the range to the east of Makalu. The northern side of the Himalayas, also known as the Tibetan Himalaya, is dry, cold and generally wind swept particularly in the west where it has a cold desert climate.
In Nepal and Sikkim, there are often considered to be five seasons: Thus, the climate was at least 7. As a result, the main ridge of the Himalayas is not clearly defined, and mountain passes are not as significant for traversing the range as with other mountain ranges. Formerly, they were described in the singular as the "Himalaya".
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