This visitor from the Himalayan foothills was spotted near the Madai Gate of Satpura National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Found only  in  the Indian SubContinent and South East Asia , it can be spotted throughout the country. It is another treasure of Incredible India.

Thinking mode?
                                                            Thinking mode?

The Spotted Dove or the Streptopelia chinensis is a gorgeous bird with a unique call that goes”croo cru cru“.

It can be mixed with the Turtle Oriental Dove which has similar spots, however the signature black and white spots on the neck set it apart.

The thinker looks at me
                                                                 Aristotle  looks at me

Giving me the look from its perch.


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mukul chand

51 year old entrepreneur who has traveled extensively around the world for work and pleasure , is based in New Delhi, India. A passionate traveler born with a love for flora and fauna, is an active naturalist and amateur photographer. Here he shares his unique insight into Incredible India revealing its mysterious and exotic treasures. Writing from his heart he shares his experiences as he crisscrosses this vast and amazing land.

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