Lhakpa Sona Sherpa comes
from Khumjung, Solukhumbu. He summited Everest on May 5th, 1988
via the standard north east ridge route while on the China-Japan-Nepal
Friendship Expedition. Lhakpa Sona Sherpa summited Manaslu 10/7/1998.
For much more on the
Sherpas of Everest.
You can order Tashi
& Judy Tenzing's new book Tenzing Norgay and the Sherpas of