Category Archives: Birds

Narsapur – A Birding Trip Report

We went birding to Narsapur, and ended up watching an ant parade, having a close encounter with a mouse, being deafened by cicadas and entertained by hornbills. Not to mention the wild boar and the bonnet macaques!

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Hornbill Holiday – Part 2

In the beginning of September 2010, Vidya and I took a jungle holiday in Uttara Kannada. The one thing that stood out in this trip was how we kept seeing Hornbills, and how sighting them shaped our holiday. This is the story of that holiday. Written with creative inputs from Vidya Sigamany.

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Hornbill Holiday – Part 1

In the beginning of September 2010, Vidya and I took a jungle holiday in Uttara Kannada. The one thing that stood out in this trip was how we kept seeing Hornbills, and how sighting them shaped our holiday. This is the story of that holiday.

Also posted in Experience, My Life, Nature, Pictures, Travel, Wildlife

Birds from my Balcony

Sparrows – those ubiquitous birds that thronged our childhoods – are rapidly disappearing today. After trying for a few weeks, I finally saw the one-legged sparrow who lives in my neighbourhood, and had the privilege of taking a few pictures of him. This blog post was the result.

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Birding at Anantagiri Hills

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