Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Great cormorant

 Great Cormorant== In Hindi ( Bara PanKaua ) is a migratory visitor for Delhi. They come down from Himalaya to Northen India in search of food,, . The white head, neck and white spot on both  thigs are the idetity mark. they catch Fish by diving under the water, the beak is like a hook never allow fish to escape. , largest size of Cormorant found in India. U can spot it in Dec - March in Yamuna Bio Diversity Park , Najafgarh Drain, near Yamuna bed.  === Photo Central Delhi, Feb 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

Yellow- wattled lapwing


 Yellow-wattled Lapwing== in Hindi  ( Pili Titahari ya  JARDI) as the name reflects with Yellow legs, Yellow wattles, dark cap and brown breast-band.  U can see it in  open Dry land, river bed ( river ) .====  Photo near Sector 23, express way Dwarka  Feb 2015


Saturday, February 28, 2015

Northern Pintail


 Northern Pintail== in Hindi (Seenkh par Buttakh ). The pin of tail is the identification mark as You see the Male has choclate-brown head and a white line , the femali is dull in comparision . == Lake shantivan  16th Feb 2015, Delhi

Friday, February 27, 2015

Bar Headed Geese ,


I am posting this ametuare  Video shot on 22 nd Jan 2015 for viewers to see the no. of Bar headed Geese moving near Najafgarh Drain , Delhi

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Grey Francolin


Grey Francolin in Hindi== ( Titear ) is found all over India but difficult to see or imagine that this shy bird is existing in Shantivan , near Raj ghat.  == On the Boundrywall of Shantivan  16th Feb 2015

Roses In Shantivan

 The Roses are on full bloom in most of the well kept Gardens, and park of Delhi. Go and see Talkatora, Rajghat, Lodhi Garden, Rose Garden Shantipath. The Best place Mughal Garden Of Rashtrapati is opened in This Month . Must see to learn, assess the beauty of flowers . 







Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Common Pochard


 Common Pochard ( Male)  , not so common to find in Delhi , probably visit Delhi not every winter. it was in My wishlist.  Found in lakes and large rivers, however in Delhi the compromise with Ash Pond near Rajghat. . The Chestnut Head, black breast and grey whitish upper part gives it different look. == Photo 16th Feb 2015 Ash pond Rajhghat Delhi

Monday, February 23, 2015

Common Shelduck

Common shelduck not to so common to see every winter in Delhi . I was also not hopeful , just not thought to find this bird in or around Delhi. Last week, I found the distant birds with some unusual color of feathers. i simply took shot and returned .  On computer / screen I found these three birds were common shelduck.  I felt very sad that I could not shot it closely.   == Photo Najafgarh Drain 18th Feb 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Ashy Prinia


Ashy Prinia == A very chirping bird , looks for weed , insect, always like to search for food in bushes.  == Jan 2015 Rajghat Delhi

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Common Teal

 Common Teal ( Male ) not so common to find in Delhi. A beautiful mark on its head attracts your attention . a migratory  bird for Delhi.  Photo Jan 24 , 2015 New Delhi


Friday, January 16, 2015

Egyptian Vulture



Egyptian Vulture comes in a group in Winter.  You may see it near Yamuna .   Photo Dec 2014, Delhi

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Flameback woodpecker

The flameback woodpecker seen in Lutean:s Zone near Shastri Bhavan , New Delhi.=====  Photo Nov 2014 New Delhi.

Friday, January 9, 2015

SnakeBird or Darter




 Snake Bird or Darter is a fish hunter bird. The bill is like spear ane neck is the guiding force helping it to glide, take sharp turn in Air and under water. remains under the water for a long time and hunt fishes .  Photos clearly shows why it is named as snake bird , similarly Darter name is given to highlight sharpness of its bill.  Photo  New Delhi Nov 2014


Thursday, January 8, 2015

Gadwal


 Gadwal pair the Female is having Yellow beak and different color of feathers than Male . I was not able to distinguish it in Group of Migratory birds. Thanks Seen near Raj Ghat Delhi.  --=== 6th Jan 2015  Delhi

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Common Teal



Common Teal seen by me after three years , near New Delhi.  The visit was made with friend Brijesh Mathur  and after the photo we could understand is Teal

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Red Avadavat


Red Munia or lal Munia (Sub- Adult, Male) Wish U a Happy New Year to show U true Red color in Your life in 2015=== Photo 27th Dec 2014 Delhi

Monday, December 29, 2014

Common Kingfisher


 Common Kingfisher is not so common to see in Delhi. First time I seen it in Rajghat the after 2 Year Lodhi Garden  and now in last week  seen it in ASH POND of Rajghat power plant . I could not take shot from frontside. ==== 21st Dec 2014,  New Delhi