” Strength is a matter of activity and production. Weakness is a matter of passivity and consumption. Weakness is always easier, and that’s why there’s so much of it.” – Vikram Jeet Singh Parmar
Vikram Jeet Singh Parmar is based near foothills of Indian Himalaya in a small town called Kichha in Uttarakhand, India. He loves being in nature and is a frequent visitor to hills.
Since childhood, he aspired to climb high mountains but life happened and like most, he forgot all about it. Like most average men from a middle-class Indian family, he completed his studies and joined an IT firm. Been in the role of a professional photographer, and later as a filmmaker/cinematographer and now works as a producer. He has worked on several prominent videos for corporate such as Facebook, Slack, Instagram, WhatsApp etc. He also takes on commercial and documentary films projects under his production house – RR Films.
In May 2015, he was in a near fatal accident. He was on bed for the next three months. He had to learn to walk again and as of October 2020, he has successfully reached summits of many peaks in the Indian Himalayas, including that of three 6000 meter peaks under the guidance of his mentor Kuntal Joisher.
“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls.” – Joseph Campbell
With will you can achieve any goals you set for yourself. Try to think about them positively, there will be those unforeseen events that put you down but there will also be some other unforeseen events that help you on your way. Don’t let the doubt creep in. Whatever you can see yourself doing you can and will do it.
One Life. One Planet. One religion: Humanity.
Vikram Jeet Singh Parmar believes in humanity above all and a world without boundaries. He has never asked anybody their religion in life. For him, if you are a kind human that is all that matters. Without love, there can be no peace. A citizen of the world is what he calls himself.
The dream of seven Summits
To climb all seven highest mountains on seven continents of the world.
A Project that few in the world can even dare to dream. A task that will take years of patience, training, hard work and lots of money. A dream that he knows he will achieve through mental toughness and preparation.
To climb highest peaks of Europe and Africa in 2021-22.
To achieve this goal Vikram Jeet Singh Parmar has been following a cardiovascular strengthening fitness regime strictly. To refine his skills he will be training in himalayan ranges frequently.
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