Sunday, May 28, 2006

Birds - Near and around the house

These are the photos of a few birds taken right from the window or terrace of our building

Male Koel (Kokil in Marathi)
Observe the percular red eye



Purple rumped sunbird (Male)


Cattle Egret





Crimson breasted Barbet


Alexandrine Ringed Parakeet



Purple rumped sunbird (Jan 2007)


































Barn Owl (Jan 2007)




















1 comment:

addi-the-birde said...

Hey nice blog on the local birdes....The Parakeet is an Alexandrian Parakeet.....note the scarlet patch on the wings :))