Leave a comment

India’s Birds of Paradise (Expat Week #054)


Adventures of an American Traveler

Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. ~Stephen King

Indian Birds Indian Birds

Birds of Paradise are rightfully known for their unparalleled beauty in the the animal kingdom. They are reknown for the glory of their plumage, colors that bewilder, bedazzle, mesmerize, hypnotize, shock. The males are set apart from the females and most other birds by their vibrant plumage in striking hues of red, yellow, green, blue and seemingly every other color variation in the visible spectrum.

India has her own birds of paradise albeit birds of a different species. In this country, it is the female that displays extraordinary colors against a backdrop of legions of males that are almost universally dull by comparison.

India's Birds of Paradise India’s Birds of Paradise – Jaipur Wedding Guests

The birds I refer to here are the women of India draped in ornate plumage made of silk, cotton, chiffon.

Nowhere…

View original post 524 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

she's a seeker

Currently, Nepal.

Inside my cellar

Watch closely as an author thoughts unveil truths through a vision that was once mere premonition. Thoughts From A balcony inside the minds of the intuitive

STREET x SPREZZA

Vintage Style and Modern Tailoring

WolffPoetry.com, Poetry, Publishing Resources & Writing Tools

Wolff Poetry is a free resource that offers poetry writings, publishing and writing resources for poets, and writers, and poetic writings of Linda J. Wolff

Heartstring Eulogies

Conjured by Sarah Doughty

Srijana Kattel

Ramblings of an empty mind

Travelling around the world

Traveller, photography

ishanlin.wordpress.com/

All images © I-Shan Lin

TESSEROLOGY

A MOSAIC OF BITS AND PIECES ON TRAVEL, LIFE AND TIMES

leaf and twig

where observation and imagination meet nature in poetry

Virtual Vomit

Sometimes its easier than others

Lipstick on a Pig

The Sartorial Explorations of a Middle Aged Man

The Used Life

Experiments in the Art of Mastering None

My Human Experience

Life. Travel. Tarot. Astrology.

simplisticInsights

Simple made easy! psychology love feeling emotion thought behaviour success strategy

Love it Now

Love is ever-present within our own Being but we might not feel it until we live in the Now. "Love it Now" was created to share ideas about loving and being present in the here and now. Enjoy!

%d bloggers like this: