Drongos — the Mimics!

Originally posted on Rang Birange:
What surprised me about this bird were two things: One it has over 20 sub species! And two, this insect eater is a great mimic and can imitate almost 50 calls of other birds and even animal, for which it’s being researched. Their forked tail is a unique feature, which makes them different.…

Celebrating Independence Day by kite flying

As a kid, I remember visiting my maternal home in Delhi and eagerly collect the kites which had lost the battle between two Manjas (kite flying threads) on the roof of our house. Those were the glory days of kite flying. Every kid in Delhi wanted to fly a kite. It used to be a total rage,…

Galleria Market, Gurgaon

DLF, Galleria Market is a posh Market in an uptown location of Gurgaon city. Galleria is a good example of a small and sweet place to hang out, be it with friends or family. The market has a nice fountain at the centre that attracts the young and old. It is also the favourite dating place of…