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Prinia Mania- Birding at Phillaur (#9)

Prinia Mania- Birding at Phillaur (#9) – After yet another birding-break and with the winter slowly drawing to a close and the birds reverse migrating to Europe, Russia etc. to their breeding grounds, I went to Sutlej again. Just like before, I left before sunrise…

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Hi, I am Arjun! A 16-year old Landscape and Wildlife Photographer and Blogger who can’t get over his love for nature.

My Goal?
To document all the 1301 species of birds found in India.

Birds Seen So Far?
284 and counting…

Birds are among the few living organisms that can be found in any terrain, weather or altitude. So, look around yourself and I bet you’ll be amazed by what you can find in your own garden!

I hope this site inspires you to start birding and appreciating the marvels of nature.

Check out my birding adventures around Phillaur (my Hometown).



Egrets are medium to large sized birds, closely related to the Herons (see here) and belong to Ardea or Egretta genera. Similar to their (very) close relatives – Herons – they also have long legs and a long beak. Infact, the actual biological difference between herons and Egrets […]

Cormorants (Phalocrocoracidae)

Cormorants are medium to large sized fishers. All the 3 species of Cormorants that are found in India are dark coloured. Some Species have coloured facial skin. The gReat Cormorant has yellow and a white gular patch, the chin is yellow with a patch of white […]

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Spiti Sojourn – Spiti Valley – Part 4 – the Moon Lake – Chandra Taal

On 28 June, 2019, a beautiful day dawned with a promised chill and some overhanging clouds over Kaza. At around 1 in the afternoon, we packed up and began on an amazing journey […]

Birder’s Day Out – Birding at Pong Lake

It was on 29th December, 2019t hat I, finally, got the chance to spend a Day Out Birding at one of my Favourite Birding Locations – pong Lake. I first visited the place in 2015 and till then it has […]

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