Lesser Whistling Ducks of Santragachi Jheel

These photos were taken during my recent visit to the Santragachi Jheel (Howrah, West Bengal). During the months of November-March, the lake gets filled with thousands of these winter visitors.

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The age old temples of Jaugram

These temples situated at Jaugram, Burdwan (West Bengal, India) were built around 400 years ago by zamindars of the Singha Roy Clan (they were the direct descendants of Raja Man Singh of Amber which is now known as Jaipur). The temples are a work of great artistry, which is quite evident from the beautiful murals … Continue reading The age old temples of Jaugram