Searching for vultures in India

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It was the final day of my two weeks long first passage to India. The only person I asked before the trip was one seasoned Canadian traveler who has spent some time in the subcontinent: “Do you have any advice for an absolute beginner in India?” As I said before, I returned to India.

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India’s Raptor Rescuers

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“It is next to impossible to persuade people in India to donate money for injured raptors,” says Nadeem Shehzad, co-founder of Wildlife Rescue , a registered non-profit in the Chawri Bazar area of Old Delhi. Wildlife Rescue is a registered non-profit organization and all donations are tax-deductible, but birds of prey are not popular in India. Birds Black Kites India Bird Rescue India raptors Mohammad Saud Nadeem Shehzad wildlife rehabilitators Wildlife Rescue

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Birding India with the ABA

10,000 Birds

India was not on my list of places to go in 2016. So, I birded India, land of Indian Peafowl , Saag Paneer (my favorite Indian dish) and Tigers. I had not planned on birding India in 2016, but I’m very happy I did. Birding Trips American Birding Association India tiger

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India’s Kingbirds

10,000 Birds

Those birds, which popped up along every elevated perch during my time in India were by and large Black Drongos. Birding Drongo India The family Tyrannidae, the tyrant flycatchers, are found only in the New World. We’re truly lucky we have them if for no other reason than to point at them as holder of some of the most difficult identification challenges on the continents.

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Evil Twin Brewing Falco India Pale Ale

10,000 Birds

Evil Twin Brewing Falco India Pale Ale. . If there’s a “ trash bird ” in the world of craft beer, it’s unquestionably IPA.

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The Lion Forest of India

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This park protects the largest remaining tract of dry deciduous forest in the west of India, offering visitors 37 species of reptiles, 38 species of mammals and, not to be forgotten – almost 300 bird species. Trips India Mammals After several game drives, once again we are at the front gate of the Gir National Park in the state of Gujarat.

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Q&A with India Managing Director Seema Paul

Conservancy Talk

President and CEO Mark Tercek talks to Managing Director Seema Paul about how The Nature Conservancy can make a difference in India. Mark Tercek: We’re excited to have you leading the team in India, one of our newest programs. Mark: How do you think we can make a difference in India?

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Why India was my Greatest Yoga Teacher.

Elephant Journal

First of all: silence, in India? Adventure Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga attachment India Meditate patience peace sugar travelSeriously? I went to the noisiest.

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Goa, India: shanti green escape at Alila Diwa

Green Traveler Guides

Fortunately, just a couple hours’ drive away in south Goa my friend and I find a […] Goa, India: shanti green escape at Alila Diwa is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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How India Sharpens Our Senses.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only culinary adventures India Peggy Markel senses travelThrough our adventure we get a diverse look and experience from all walks of life and flavors. After all, that’s the purpose of the journey ge.

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ISRO Launches Communication Satellite, ‘Geo-Eye’ To Monitor India

Elephant Journal

India’s heaviest rocket has lifted off successfully from Sriharikota Andhra Pradesh, on the coast of the Bay of Bengal. India space agency ISRO’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III on its second developmental flight – successfully placed the sophisticated communications satellite GSAT-29 in the orbit today.

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Burial Beer Co.: Surf Wax India Pale Ale

10,000 Birds

I first bought a few cans of Surf Wax India Pale Ale by Burial Brewing Co. Surf Wax India Pale Ale.

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India Bans Shark Finning

Eccorazzi

There has been some great news for animals coming out of India lately. Read More The post India Bans Shark Finning appeared first on Ecorazzi. The country recently banned animal testing for cosmetics products, and banned shows featuring captive dolphins and orcas.

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India’s Banjaar Tola: Bengal tiger-spotting in eco-luxury

Green Traveler Guides

This is the moment I had come on safari in India for. Visitor counts in this remote outpost of India have swelled into many thousands annually, from about one thousand in 1989. India’s Taj joins with Africa’s &Beyond. | Kanha Roars Back |.

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India's Coal Bubble

Sierra Club Compass

A few short years ago the assumption that coal demand was essentially endless in China and India was seen as irrefutable. But while the end of the Chinese coal bubble has generated headlines the situation in India has flown entirely under the radar. Coal Health India International

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Second Annual India Surf Festival This Month

Wend Magazine

If you happen to be in India this January 25th – 28th take a break from your yoga retreat and check out the second annual India Surf Festival in Puri, Orissa. Click here to view the embedded video.

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“A wonderful bird is the pelican” – Pelican Brewing Company: Hazy Rock India Pale Ale

10,000 Birds

Pelican’s Hazy Rock India Pale Ale is named for Haystack Rock, a well-known intertidal seastack (and seabird nesting site) just a few hundred feet offshore from the Cannon Beach brewery. Pelican Brewing Company: Hazy Rock India Pale Ale.

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The Search for the Rarest Owl of India

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In the end, it was birding that has taken him from his native Serbia, across the Balkans and Turkey, to the very borders of the Old World: East Anglia and Spain, southern Africa and, in the instance of this epic report, India. The time quickens, we hurry for lunch (and a Kingfisher Beer – birders staple in India) and back to Semadoh for Bhola Mawaskar. Trips endangered species India owlets owls

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This is what Happens to India’s millions of “Unwanted” Girls.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Right Livelihood WAYLON: Today Only abortions business daughters empower gender equality India justice sex-selective unwanted girlsNeglect and sex-selective abortions are the most extreme examples of gender bias in my home country, but countless others play out in smaller ways every day I lived those experiences.

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Lead Now Tour in India.

Elephant Journal

Marmot''s Lead Now Tour - Stop 6 - India from Louder Than Eleven on Vimeo. apne aap badami bouldering Climbing India jon glassberg lead now lead now tour marmot paige claassen rock climb rock climbing sport climb sport climbing

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12 Tips for Women Traveling to India Alone.

Elephant Journal

Muscling up the courage to go to India as a solo female traveler takes guts. Adventure Health & Wellness backpack India indian toilets solo travel women

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Karnataka, India: organic eco-retreat in the Western Ghats

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening On A Farm | To the outside world, the state of Karnataka is best known for its capital city of Bangalore, the high-tech hub of India where you have probably connected by phone or chat with an eager soul who wants to offer you excellent service on that problem with your laptop or [.] Karnataka, India: organic eco-retreat in the Western Ghats is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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7 Powerful Lessons I Learned while Backpacking Solo in India.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) alone backpacking India learning lessons solo travel“The two important things that I did learn were that you are as powerful and strong as you allow yourself to be, and that the most difficult.

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The Day I Forgot I was going to India.

Elephant Journal

The other day a friend of mine asked me if I was excited to be traveling to India in a few weeks. Adventure Enlightened Society Non New-Agey Spirituality 30s India kundalini lesson life change mantra mindful travel spontaneous stress YogaI looked at her with a blank stare and said, "I forgot about that!".

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An Authentic Momo Recipe from the North of India. {Vegetarian}

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Food Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only delicious dough balls India Indian food momo recipe snacks vegetarian recipeMomos are God’s gift to humanity! I'm a recent convert though. Last year when I went to Nepal, I wasn't a fan of these weird stuffed doughs at all.

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India Bans Importing Cosmetics Tested on Animals

Eccorazzi

India officially became the first cruelty-free cosmetics zone in South Asia today with its passing a ban on imported animal-tested cosmetics. Read More The post India Bans Importing Cosmetics Tested on Animals appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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My Mind Against My Heart in India.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today beggars compassion giving heart homeless India travelShe looks you dead in the eyes, speaks Hindi (or the local dialect) and gestures with her hand that she needs food for her and her baby. The gesture is universal, it probably.

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peaceful Greenpeace coal activists arrested in India

Sierra Club Compass

That’s the scene that played out in the early morning hours of May 8, stunning the activists and supporters of Greenpeace India and Mahan Sangharsh Samiti (MSS) worldwide. Sadly, this is not a unique circumstance for anti-coal activists in India. Coal India International

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Coal Killed 100,000 in India in 2012

Sierra Club Compass

A groundbreaking new report has, for the first time, estimated the human toll from India's dirtiest fuel source. That means that while coal plants may be far away from India's growing middle class, their pollution is finding its way into the lungs of Delhi residents and their children.

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I Traveled to India & Realized the Real Cost of Things.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Green Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only astrology downshift life change material minimalism spending money trip to India Western worldI’ve always been a lover of things. Shiny things, pretty things, things that cost a lot, things that cost nothing at all, and I was happy with this setup, for a time.

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India Bans Animal Testing for Cosmetic Products

Eccorazzi

Last week, India became the first South Asian country to ban animal testing for cosmetic products. According to India Today, the Bureau of Indian Standards voted unanimously to remove all Read More The post India Bans Animal Testing for Cosmetic Products appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Planet India. {Photography} ~ Elodie Saracco

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today India photography travel Many times, I was the only pale face, the stranger, the curiosity, and felt out of place. But I wasn’t lonely with my camera as company.

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Chicken Korma: One of India’s most Popular Dishes. {Recipe}

Elephant Journal

Our guests rave about this recipe when they return back home: Food WAYLON: Editor's Picks chicken culinary adventures India korma Peggy Markel

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In the Midst of India’s Reputation for how it Treats its Women, Air India Gets this one Right.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Equal Rights Travel WAYLON: Today Only Air India all-female crew equal rights feminism role models“I want them to see you,” I told her. “I I want them to see that the world isn’t full of airplanes that are flown by men only.”.

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Gods in Shackles: The Dark Truth about India’s Temple Elephants.

Elephant Journal

Gods In Shackles reveals a harrowing look at the miserable condition of India’s temple elephants—powerful, intelligent beings reduced to enslaved workers. Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green WAYLON: Today Only abuse of elephants animal rights elephants film Gods In Shackles India

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Rajasthan, India: Udaipur's green palace

Green Traveler Guides

A very brief history of green wine Info News Views Our favs Useful resources Travel blogs we like Contact Rajasthan, India: Udaipur’s green palace 2 February 11 · 0 comments | Maharana of Eco | R ajasthan is famous for its palaces. This is royal India.

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Orchha, India: green lodging in the lair of the Bandit Queen

Green Traveler Guides

I have a hot lead on a green home stay (and a very cool community organization that fosters them) in the dusty central India town of Orchha. This once-sleepy region of India has exploded with tourism. BUT … I come all the way to India to find my fame and fortune on the Silver Screen!

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The Yoga I Learned in India. ~ Teresa Bigelow

Elephant Journal

I''ve traveled all the way to India to hear I''m not doing yoga right? Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga Adventure asana awareness enlightenment India mindfulness spirituality travel

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Bullets Can’t Stop India’s Coal-Fighting Heroes

Sierra Club Compass

From slowing economic growth to the depreciating rupee to widespread disgust with rampant corruption, India’s “anything goes” model has failed to provide a realistic, prosperous future for its people. Ramesh Agrawal, one of this year’s recipients, comes from Chhattisgarh, India.

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A Long Postcard from India. ~ Bess Prescott

Elephant Journal

(.). Adventure Free Content to Partners Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Yoga Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today Democracy green India modern times spirituality tradition

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India’s True Prosperity.

Elephant Journal

Home Blogs The Evolution of Enlightenment India's True Prosperity by ANDREW COHEN MARCH 25, 2013, 8:00 AM India is still a magical place. In spite of the fact that in Western culture, India’s ochre-colored holy men are often seen as clichés and holdovers from a bygone era, I believe that in fact India’s spiritual heart is still alive and bursting at the seams with mystical potency.

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India Ends Animal Testing for Household Products

Eccorazzi

India becomes the second nation in the world to ban animal testing for both cosmetics and household products. Read More The post India Ends Animal Testing for Household Products appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

How the Beatles’ Trip to India Changed the face of Spirituality in the West.

Elephant Journal

Arts Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality Yoga awareness beatles Donovan george harrison healing health wellness India John Lennon maharishi meditation mia farrow mindfulness music Paul McCartney Ringo Starr spiritual spirituality transcendental meditationExactly half a century ago (contemplate that, Baby Boomers), the Beatles were settling into the ashram of their guru, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, in the small Himalayan pilgrimage town of Rishikesh.

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