An Oral History of Langtang, the Valley Destroyed by the Nepal Earthquake
When the 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on April 25, the world watched as parts of Kathmandu were reduced to rubble. But just fifty miles north, in a valley called Langtang, the shaking unleashed an avalanche that buried a village and killed hundreds. Here, the survivors speak for the first time. By Anna Callaghan and Rabi Thapa.