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Wildlife Chronicles of Kabini!  
May 25th, 2013 by Venkatesh Kolappa

Wildlife Chronicles of Kabini!

The highlight of the summer at Kabini is usually the mass congregation of elephants here. Read more

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Size is Immaterial!  
April 25th, 2013 by Venkatesh Kolappa

Size is Immaterial!

It was a hot afternoon, and I was guiding a handful of guests during an evening wildlife safari. I suggested to my guests that we should straight away proceed to watch any wildlife activity around the waterholes.

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Summer Blues…  
February 25th, 2013 by Narendran M.M

Summer Blues…

The scene at the Nagarhole National Park is dismal. The vegetation is parched and the region, arid. As a consequence, there’s scanty food for the animals to fill their bellies with. Read more

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The Order of the Jungle…  
February 12th, 2013 by Venkatesh Kolappa

The Order of the Jungle…

I was fortunate to be the naturalist for this morning vehicle safari. The jungle was blanketed by a layer of mist. We had just seen a leopard stalk a chital and disappear into the woods. Read more

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Giants at the Centre Stage  
January 30th, 2013 by Venkatesh Kolappa

Giants at the Centre Stage

I was fortunate to be the Naturalist guiding this evening boat safari. Read more

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A Glimpse of the Beast…  
January 10th, 2013 by Arjun M

A Glimpse of the Beast…

Every time I go on a safari, I hope to see a Tiger, and so does everybody else. They are so fascinating, majestic, and elusive. Read more

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The Lords of the Banks…  
December 28th, 2012 by Venkatesh Kolappa

The Lords of the Banks…

Almost all the resorts at Kabini are getting fully occupied for Christmas and New Year holidays, and so are the vehicle and boat safaris here. During an evening boat safari, I was guiding a handful of guests from different parts of the world. Read more

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Your Attention, Please!  
July 30th, 2012 by Kolappa Venkatesh

Your Attention, Please!

During a jeep safari one evening, as we slowly drove along, we glanced in all directions possible for animals. Read more

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The Chase!  
July 23rd, 2012 by Arjun M

The Chase!

The forest appears lush and the undergrowth is very thick  at the moment. It could throw up ‘surprises’ anytime! Kabini has been receiving a decent amount of rain in the past couple of days. Read more

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An Exciting Finish!  
July 17th, 2012 by Narendran M.M

An Exciting Finish!

After the rains, the forests turned lush – a pleasing sight for the nature lover. As there is ample grass available, the animals have dispersed into the forests, making sighting them quite challenging indeed. Read more

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