Predator – a falcon from my window

A Peregrine Falcon subjects the surrounding to a leisurely scrutiny.

Well, I stood preparing breakfast and was looking out my window idly. And saw a parrot 🦜 perch atop a neem tree. Almost instantly though, it took off, just as another bird landed on a neighbouring tree.

Thinking it must be a predator it fears, I ran to grab my camera and on focusing the lens saw this one. Af peregrine falcon.

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Rendezvous Gone Wrong?!

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A male and female koel have a literal face-off here—I mean, they have got on the same rod, but seem unable to see ey-to-eye! Why? I wonder… and did they make up their differences? Well, I didn’t get to see how it all ended!