Nirmal Purja is famously known as Nimsdai. As is known, Nirmal Purja is a Nepalese mountaineer. Amazingly, he is famous for holding mountaineering records. Also, he is a living legend to break the world record. Tell us more about the professional and private life of the celebrity.
Incredibly, in addition to being the fastest climber using supplemental oxygen, Purja also broke the records for the 14 highest mountains in the world. He climbed six of the most 8000m in the spring season. And he climbed five of the most 800m in the summer season. Nirmal also owns the fastest peak of the three highest mountains in the world Everest, K2 and Kanchenjunga. It has the fastest summit of the five highest mountains in the world. And they are Everest, K2, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse and Makalu; fastest (beats his previous record of 5 days).
Therefore, the documentary is nominated for the Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA). He is nominated for Best Film Music – Documentary. The director of the documentary is Torquil Jones. And the authors are Gabriel Clarke and Torquil Jones.
Nirmal Purja was born in July 25, 1983. His birthplace is Dana, a small village over 300 km west of Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. He was born in the Dhaulagiri Zone and on the edge of the Annapurna Conservation Area. Currently he is 38 years old. According to his date of birth, his zodiac sign is Leo. He is also a former Nepalese national. But now he has British citizenship.
He is also the youngest of four sons. Nirmal was born in the Magar lineage. Nirmal grew up quite well as a Myagdi native and also managed to find success in his life. His father is a British soldier and his mother is a farmer. However, the names of his father, mother and siblings are not available.
working life and career
First, Puja made his big claim in 2012. Amazingly, he reached the summit of Lobuche East despite having no prior mountaineering experience. Purja scaled an eight-thousander for the first time in just 15 days on May 18, 2014 by climbing Dhaulagiri (8167 meters).
He also reached the summit of Mount Everest on May 13, 2016, his second eight-thousander. He also led the Gurkha Expedition “G200E”. It was given to Everest with 13 Gurkhas on May 15, 2017. The aim was to commemorate 200 years of Gurkha service in the British Army. In addition, on April 23, 2019, Purja climbed the first of 14 eight-thousanders.
Also, on May 24, 2019, he completed the first six peak phase of his “Project Possible 14/7”: Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Kanchenjunga, Mount Everest, Lhotse and Makalu. Consequently, he claimed alongside climbers such as Mingma Gyabu “David” Sherpa, Lakpa Dendi (Zekson Son), Geljen Sherpa and Tensi Kasang. The last five peaks were reached in just 12 days.
Previously, Nimsdai spent his life as a Royal Gurkha Rifles in the British Army. Only then did he become known as the legendary mountaineer. In 2003 he joined the Gurkha Brigade. He was working as a corporal when he left the military to pursue his mountaineering career.
According to the latest 2021 research, the net worth of Nirmal Purja is not accessible through any information source. His annual salary, personal belongings and other notations are also not available. Also, he must have been paid an average of $50,000 while serving as a corporal with the Special Boat Service.
achievements and successes
Queen Elizabeth II spoke about his achievements and appointed him a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) on June 9, 2018. For his outstanding achievements in high-altitude mountaineering.
Surprisingly, he broke his previous Guinness World Record by climbing Mount Everest, Lhotse and Makalu in two days and thirty minutes. In July 2019 he completed the second phase by climbing Nanga Parbat (8126 m, July 6), Gasherbrum I (8080 m, July 15), Gasherbrum II (8034 m, July 18), K2 (8611 m, July 24), and Broad Peak (8047 m, July 26) all in Pakistan.
Also, Purja is a happily married person. He had also tied the knot Suchi Purja in 2008. Such Purja is a professional dentist. She graduated from the University of Portsmouth Dental Academy.
The couple’s wedding was held in traditional Nepali Magar style. Nirmal and Suchi celebrated their 13th anniversary in 2021. They currently have no children. Suchi appears to be an extremely supportive wife who is patient with her husband’s mountaineering journey.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Purja could keep a trim physique like a professional climber. However, he has not yet released his exact height and weight. He has black eyes and brunette hair color. Also, he has an impressive huge tattoo of big mountains on the back of his body.
The well-known mountaineer is super active on social media platforms. He has a verified official account on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. On Facebook, his username is Nirmal Purja and he has 245,000 followers. His Twitter username is @nimsdai with 66,000 followers. He also has 974,000 followers Instagram with the username @nimsdai.