NCERT Solutions for Class 8 English Chapter 5 THE SUMMIT WITHIN

This unit has a story “The Summit Within” which mentions the successful Indian expedition of Major H.P.S. Ahluwalia to Mount Everest in 1965. This story reveals his experiences, feelings and challenges that he had faced while accomplishing this adventurous feat. In this lesson, he has talked about his experience of climbing the world's highest summit. He tells the readers how the physical conquest changes one on a personal and spiritual level.