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Parahawking- The new sensation

Para-hawking is the new eccentric sensation created by Scott Mason in 2001, in Nepal, after falling in love with falconry and para-gliding.

Video of man paragliding with trained hawk goes viral

Pokhara - A video showcasing the sport of 'parahawking,' which combines paragliding with falconry, continues to awe viewers with spectacular scenery and magnificent footage of a hawk landing on the outstretched arm of the paragliders in flight.

Video: Paraglider collides with vultures mid-air over Himalayas

A Russian adventurer on a maiden paragliding trip over the east Himalayan Mountains came very close to filming his own demise when he collided with two vultures in mid-air. The frightening encounter was filmed by the paraglider's helmet-cam.

The Alps offer a surprising variety of holiday activities

MUNICH (dpa) - For many tourists, a mountain holiday turns into a test of personal endurance limits - three peaks in eight hours and the stamps from as many new lodges as possible in their hiking-pass in the evening. But others are content only to s...

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Tandem parahawking in Nepal.
Tandem parahawking in Nepal.
Paragliding with an Egyptian Vulture in Nepal.
Paragliding with an Egyptian Vulture in Nepal.
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Paraglider strikes birds over Himalayas
Paraglider strikes birds over Himalayas
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Paragliding over Castillo de Loarre  Huesca  Spain.
Paragliding over Castillo de Loarre, Huesca, Spain.