2016 – Looking back

  2016 was quite a great year for me. Learnt a lot, experienced a lot and visited new places that were in my bucket list since a long time. Here are a few pictures that are associated with some of my most memorable experiences of this year: Birding at Purbasthali The year's first birding was a … Continue reading 2016 – Looking back

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Purbasthali – January 2016

Just 120 kilometers from Kolkata and on the tropic of cancer lies the town of Purbasthali, in Burdwan. Also known as "Chupi Char", this place is situated on the banks of a large oxbow lake created by the river Ganges, and is just a few kilometers away from the holy town of Nabadwip. This 2-3 kms … Continue reading Purbasthali – January 2016

A weekend birding at Santragachi Jheel!

During winters, the Santragachi Lake becomes a great place for bird photography. Thousands of migratory birds arrive at the lake and there's a lot of bird activity everywhere. Last Sunday, I revisited this place after almost a year and this time I was accompanied by a very good friend and a fellow photographer, Agniprava Nath (Agniprava Nath Photography). … Continue reading A weekend birding at Santragachi Jheel!

Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary – 1

Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary spreading across an area of 272.75 square kilometers is situated in the district of Balasore, Odisha. The forests of the region cover the Nato hills and the Sukhupada hills merging with the Similipal National Park. The forest houses a variety of wild animals like Asiatic elephants, Leopards, Spotted Deer, Indian Bison, Malabar Giant Squirrels, Sloth … Continue reading Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary – 1