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Stealthy Stripes  
March 11th, 2013 by Venkatesh Kolappa

Stealthy Stripes

It was a Morning drive into the Nagarahole National Park, and I was fortunate to be the Naturalist on that safari. We were driving along the roads leading to the Kabini river when we saw a jeep parked on one of the roads. Read more

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Kabini’s Fading Waterholes…  
February 29th, 2012 by Kolappa Venkatesh

Kabini’s Fading Waterholes…

It was a hot day when we embarked on our afternoon Safari, and it was very humid. I was very happy we were on my favourite route, with plenty of waterholes in sight. Read more

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Ghost on the Waters!  
January 17th, 2012 by Kolappa Venkatesh

Ghost on the Waters!

I go on a safari practically every day. And surprisingly, the sighting is never the same at the same spot! Read more

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Wild Wonders  
December 20th, 2010 by Anikethan

Wild Wonders

It’s winter and the Kabini forest is drying up. We were on a safari one misty morning when we spotted a herd of Gaur on the main road. These are the largest wild cattle found in the world and comprise the Tiger’s major prey. They appeared beautiful, and the backdrop only served to enhance their charm. Read more

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A Welcome Respite  
March 25th, 2009 by Vikram Nanjappa

A Welcome Respite

We have had a couple of good showers in Kabini over the past few days. Besides providing a welcome respite from the heat, they also doused all the fires that were raging in Nagarhole and Bandipur. Read more

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Rhinoceros at Kabini  
November 23rd, 2008 by Vikram Nanjappa

Rhinoceros at Kabini

The rhinoceros beetle is the weight lifting champion of the insect world. Read more

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