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Kurinji Comes Down the Hill!

// August 9th, 2009 // 4 Comments » // Culture and Ecology

Kurinji (Strobilanthes Kunthiana) which is part of South Indian culture and ecology from atleast the Sangham age is blossoming yet again in the Ghats. This time it is near Santhan Para in Udumban Chola taluk in Idukki district. Those who have missed this lifetime spectacle (that rarely happens once in twelve years) in 2006 can […]

Monsoon Birding in the Cardamom Hills

// June 14th, 2009 // No Comments » // Eco Watch

Yesterday I visited Anavilasam near Kumaly with Adv. Sureshbabu Thomas. We were heading towards his farm there from Kumaly in the early morning hours. Adv. Paul was also with us. It was misty and overcast. But there is hardly any rain in the high ranges these days. We were alarmed by the conditions in the […]

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