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A beautiful bird....

No profound thoughts are occuring in my cauliflower brain today (come to that, not in the past 57 years, some would say!)...so here's a very beautiful bird that I photographed on the way to Kabini, on 140511...


We saw several of them, but two stopped in their swooping long enough for us to click:

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And one posed with its catch, for a bit:


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here

is the wiki entry about the bird....it's trilling noise is as much a delight as its beautiful feathers!
Tags: bee, behaviour, birding, insects, jlr, karnataka, ntp, photography, travel, wildlife
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