Gallery 7 - People & Wildlife of Gujarat, India

A trip to India in March 2008 took us to Gujarat in western India where we had some fantastic wildlife sightings. We saw the Asiatic Lion which can only be found in The Gir Forest, and the endangered Asiatic Wild Ass in The Little Rann of Kutch.

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Colourful street scene


 

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Young Gujarati girl


 

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Celebrating the festival of Holi



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Gujarati woman dressed in bright colours


 

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Woman carrying water vessel


 

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Woman carrying milk churns



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Local transport


 

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Gujarati farmer


 

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Local farmer with oxen



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Asiatic lioness
Gir Forest

 

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Asiatic lion
Gir Forest


 

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Mother and cub in the early morning
Gir Forest


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Asiatic wild ass
Little Rann of Kutch

 

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Fruit bat (Flying fox)
Sasan Gir

 

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Nilgai running
Velavadar National Park


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Striped hyena
Velavadar National Park

 

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Male black buck
Velavadar National Park

 

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Jungle cat
Velavadar National Park

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