May 052014
 
Skink: A Lizard from India

SKINK: Another Lizard Photographed Some time back I wrote about the lizards that I have photographed in and around Hyderabad, specially in Mrugavani National Park, that is on the way to Chilkur Balaji Temple. Today I was there again with my daughters and their cousin who is visiting us during holidays. Now most people are  very sure about their reaction towards lizards, it is a very loud “ YUCK”, but not our elder one, she wanted to see the action a bit closely. So I took her to the rock patch were a lot of lizards live. This time [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

Aug 202013
 
Lizards Seen in Hyderabad in South India

Lovely Lizards Seen in Deccan Plateau OK the first word that comes to your mind when you think “LIZARD” Or “REPTILE”? I am sure half of you would not even read further after saying a BIG YUKK 🙁 🙁 . I mean most of us can only think bad about lizards. But let me ask you this: How can something created by Mother Nature be ugly and without purpose? I wrote in my earlier post about Reptiles of Rajasthan, when I visited Tal Chapar sanctuary, more famous for Raptors and Black bucks. (The Antelope, not the black money wale [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]

May 012012
 
Mrugavani National Park

A Visit To Mruguvani National Park for Nature Watch Recently I went again to Mrugavani National Park in the morning,  I got up without an alarm at 7 am  on the Sunday and thinking this is some  divine sign decided to  hit the road. It is only about 5 km from our home, and is one of the last surviving green lungs for the city of Nizams. It is approachable both from Mehdipattnam via Lunger House and Hitech City via Outer ring road on the way to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Shamshabad. You take exit 18 on the airport highway [Continue Reading By Clicking Here…]