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Birding Diaries – Flamingos in Singara Chennai

I made a quick trip to Chennai aka Madras last month on the inaugural run of the double ...
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World Sparrow Day – A little birdie in a flower ...

Thovalai is one of the largest flower markets located between Nagercoil and Kanyakumari.  A little sparrow chirps merrily ...
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India through my eyes–A vendor outside Azhagar Temple, Madurai

Look around any temple in India and you would find vendors selling anything from balloons to masks. This ...
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Padmanabhapuram palace, the seat of the Travancore kings

I am off down South India to Tirunelveli again this week for personal reasons ; so here is ...
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Birding Diaries– A pied kingfisher looking for its dinner

Somewhere on the way between Tranquebar and Karaikal, late one evening, I found this pied kingfisher looking for ...
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Skywatch Friday–Dhanushkodi

A village swept away almost 40 years ago by a tsunami, Dhanushkodi was once the only land link ...