People escape house in village of Kyanjin Gompa
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Nepal earthquake: Trekkers escape building as quake hits

An American trekker who was in the Nepalese village of Kyanjin Gompa when the 7.8-magnitude earthquake stuck, recorded the moment people ran from buildings as they shook.

Kyanjin Gompa is in the Langtang National Park and is on the Great Himalaya Trail.

It is several hours walk from the village of Langtang, which was completely wiped out by a landslide following the quake.

  • 05 May 2015
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