7 Facts About The Himalayas You Never Knew (Sivana)

It’s still Growing!

The Himalayas are considered to be the tallest and youngest mountain ranges (only 70 million years young), which were caused by a continental collision between the Indian and Eurasian tectonic plates, resulting in the development of the Himalayan mountain ranges.

Various geological tests conducted by scientists have confirmed that this great mountain range still moves approximately 20mm every year.

Because of this restless or continuous movement of the plates, the whole Himalayan region is prone to various natural disasters like earthquakes, tremors, and landslides.

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