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uttarakhand himalayas

  1. Himalayas - 588 : Amazing Wildlife of India by ... Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari : White-crested Laughingthrush-call and laughter

    Himalayas - 588 : Amazing Wildlife of India by ... Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari : White-crested Laughingthrush-call and laughter

    Some mirth ... ... and joy from Himalayas ... Himalayan forests are repository of mind-blowing wealth ... ... wealth that Nature has bestowed upon mankind ... over eons ...
  2. Cynical Times ...

    Cynical Times ...

    Life - Cynical Times _____________ Occasionally ... ... One Needs to ask Some questions Uncomfortable ... ... Yet Unavoidable In a milieu So cynical __________ Grey-winged Blackbird Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 6 October 2021
  3. Taking a break ...

    Taking a break ...

    Himalayas - 587 Off to Mumbai ... ... and Pune to be with grand daughter Yanu ... and attend a family wedding ... Will try to post and browse as and when time permits ... over next two weeks _____________ Verditer Flycatcher ... and Yanu
  4. Himalayas - 586

    Himalayas - 586

    Himalayas - 586 This guy was in a hurry ... ... taking a rather brisk morning walk ... albeit without a timepiece Again ... in the forest clearing ... _________ Kalij Pheasant male Sattal Forest Alt. 5500 ft Uttarakhand Himalayas India 5 October 2021
  5. Himalayas - 585

    Himalayas - 585

    Himalayas - 585 at day break ... There was a decent gathering at the forest clearing ... where guides had spread some grain ... ___________ Spotted Dove Oriental Turtle Dove Grey Treepie __________ Sattal forest Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 5 October 2021
  6. Himalayas - 584

    Himalayas - 584

    Himalayas - 584 Trying her best to give me a good pose ... ... in a nice setting ... ... inspired by Woodpeckers ... that are in abundance here ... ________________ Grey Treepie Dndrocitta formosae Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 6 October 2021
  7. Himalayas - 583

    Himalayas - 583

    Himalayas - 583 Another image taken at evening ... ... twilight cusp This species stays in view till it becomes fairly dark ... and they almost always give good morning and good night songs ... ... as this one, too was ... ____________ Streaked Laughingthrush Ranikhet Hill Station...
  8. Himalayas - 582

    Himalayas - 582

    Himalayas - 582 There was still some post-sunset faint glow in the sky ... but the bird was hopelessly backlit ... This male Verditer Flycatcher was hawking insects ... ________________ Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 6 October 2021
  9. Himalayas - 581

    Himalayas - 581

    Himalayas - 581 Credit for the composition goes to the lady here ... She was moving on the branches rather rapidly ... staying at this spot for the briefest of time ... ____________ Himalayan Woodpecker Dendrocopos himalayensis ... female Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 Ft. Uttarakhand...
  10. Himalayas - 580

    Himalayas - 580

    Himalayas - 580 Descent to a lower storey and ... that little head turn ... Made that ... Himalayan morning a special treat ... There were many of them ... chirping singing and foraging on very high tops of trees on mountain slopes ... more than hundred feet high from our observation...
  11. Himalayas - 579

    Himalayas - 579

    Himalayas - 579 A pair of them ... distinguished Himalayan Corvids visited the observation point ... soon after day break ... but stayed very briefly ... Like the pattern on their wings and tail ... __________ Black-headed Jay Garrulus lanceolatus Forest edge Sattal Alt. 5500 ft...
  12. Himalayas - 578

    Himalayas - 578

    Life - Vicinity ____________ Pure joy of being ... And Nothing else ... Embracing ... The thrill of ... Vicinity Not ... the contact My Beloved ______________ Grey-headed Woodpecker Picus canus ... female Forest edge Sattal Alt. 5500 ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 5 October 2021
  13. Himalayas - 577

    Himalayas - 577

    Himalayas - 577 Kind of ... Return to Innocence A bondage ... ... Transcending Mundane ... ! ___________ Forest edge Sattal Alt. 5500 ft. Uttarakhand Himalayas India 5 October 2021
  14. Butterfly - 212

    Butterfly - 212

    Dancing on the roadside ... I was driving on a circuitous part of the Himalayan Road ... ... a supply truck was right behind me ... whose driver was restlessly trying to overtake me ... There was a small bay leading to a rain shelter ... barely enough for me to pull my vehicle toward it...
  15. Himalayas - 575

    Himalayas - 575

    " ... Hawk on steroids ..." a view of the the aerial joust between Mountain Hawk Eagle ... and Large-billed Crow The eagle is described as large ... the crow, here, provides a live ... on-field comparison ... eBird/ Macaulay page on the Eagle has an interesting description of the aerial...
  16. Himalayas - 574

    Himalayas - 574

    Himalayas - 574 And ... blackbird came ... ... called gave a song ... said hello as well ... ... with a twinkle in his eyes ... ____________ Grey-winged Blackbird Forest edge Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 ft Uttarakhand Himalayas India
  17. Himalayas - 572

    Himalayas - 572

    Life : Fireflies ... and Beyond _____________________________ A life ... ... Terse Tense ... And truthful Memories ... memories ! ... Twinkle like Fireflies ... ... In Wilderness Of mind Good ... ...Sweet ... And some Bitter As well _______________ White-throated Laughingthrush...
  18. Himalayas - 571

    Himalayas - 571

    Himalayas - 571 And ... a little while later The family got nicely together ... with the juvie feeling secure ... ... between the parents ... The foraged for a short while ... before being spooked by a loud Treepie call ... ___________ Kalij Pheasant Forest edge Uttarakhand...
  19. Himalayas - 570

    Himalayas - 570

    Himalayas - 570 Parents ... ... and son the little group arrived ... ... at the forest edge observation point ... thoughtfully sprinkled with some grain ... for the benefit of both ... the observer ... and the observed ... ____ Forest Edge Uttarakhand Himalayas Alt. 5500 ft. India 5...
  20. Himalayas - 569

    Himalayas - 569

    Himalayas - 569 Two Large-billed Crows were loudly calling and circling in the western sky and ... suddenly a large Mountain Hawk Eagle appeared in the sky and the crows got involved in an aerial dogfight ... A collage to depict the action ... __________ Ranikhet Hill Station lt...
  21. Himalayas - 566

    Himalayas - 566

    Himalayas - 566 Here's a Himalayan beauty ... a relative rarity at the Forum ... Slaty Blue Flycatcher Breeds in upper reaches and comes to lower altitudes in winter ... Range is from Himalayas to SE Asia upto Vietnam ... ______________ Ficedula tricolor Male Sattal Forest edge Alt...
  22. Revealed ...

    Revealed ...

    Life - Revealed ____________ Clouds broke ... To reveal An all pervading Gold ... Moonbeam ... Danced and ... descended ... Into Palm of my hand Blessings poured Tangible ... ... And subtle Through ... Mundane and Surreal Wrapping me around With Your Glory ... My Beloved...
  23. Life ... Dream

    Life ... Dream

    Life - Dream __________________ Dreams ... ... Are said to be Black and white We fill them up ... With colors Of life ... People live In the edge of Time ... Of Today and now So it is claimed Tomorrow ... Never dies But ... Others believe It never comes A mere apparition Enough for us...
  24. Rueful ...

    Rueful ...

    Rueful ... This good looking ... guy was looking rather rueful ... ... on finding the food bowl empty ... ... kept at the boundary of a heritage property in Himalayas ... this bowl attracted some forest species ... ______________ Kalij Pheasant Ranikhet Hill Station Alt. 6500 ft...
  25. Mood elevators ...

    Mood elevators ...

    Mood elevators ... These tiny bundles of energy are real mood elevators ... And ... here's a good dose of them ... __________ Black-throated Tit Aegithalos concinnus Ranikhet ... Alt. 6500 ft. Uttarakhand himalayas India 15 November 2019
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