Indian Grey Hornbill

Adult Male


Ganesh R Mandavkar


It's a Lore village(Naramwadi) in Sindhudurg district Maharashtra, around 11.40 am. me and my cousin brother were approaching towards very sober place, A shmashana (or smashan) is a Hindu cremation ground, It is located near a river on the outskirts of village, as we enter suddenly Brown fish owl lift up due to our disturbance then after Malabar pied hornbill male fly away such an amazing sighting it was. Then I heard screaming of Indian grey hornbill male it was perched on top of tree and calling, got chance to get record shot of it.