Kedarnath Temple

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Kedarnath temple is the abode of bhagwan Shiva and one of the 12 jyotirlingas where bhagwan shiv is worshiped in the form of linga. Kedarnath temple is situated in the Chamoli district in the Gharwal region of Uttarakhand . Kedarnath temple is … Continued

Black Crowned Night Heron

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Black crowned nigh heron is also called night heron is found throughout the world leaving extremely cold areas and Australia. In upper part of the body i.e. head and back side of the body is black and rest is either … Continued

Indian Roller (Coracias benghalensis) Birds of India

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Common name: Indian roller Scientific name: Coracias benghalensis Alternate Names:  नीलकंठ पक्षी , Indian blue jay Regional Names: Telugu: Pala Pitta Kannada: neelakanthi Size: 26-27 cm long Migratory Status: Resident some seasonal movements. Visibility: Common Facts: State bird of Andhra Pradesh later … Continued

White Throated Kingfisher

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White-throated Kingfisher is also know as White Breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna kingfisher is widely distributed species of tree kingfisher.   Common name: White-Throated Kingfisher Scientific name: Halcyon smyrnesis Alternate Names: White Breasted Kingfisher or Smyrna Regional Names: Size: 28 cm Migratory … Continued