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Old Dec 1, 2010, 8:18 AM   #1
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Default Monkey business

I had been to a hillside temple where monkeys abound. I'll post the pictures of the temple and associated scenery later, but I was so impressed with the cute simians that I want to post their pictures first. I am sure you will like these.

A trickle of spilled water is enough to quench the thirst of this young one:

This young one is watching what the elder one is watching:

He is ready for a duel:

Even the hard rock is a luxury sofa for them! Look at how elegantly reclining this one is:

Napping at noon:

A mature one, didn't mind my getting a little close to shoot:

Looks like it's just born, but already on to mischiefs:

Something to learn. Look at his broken bone jutting out! He carries on life as if nothing has happened! To be honest, I didn't realise this until I uploaded the picture on the computer.

To close with a happy ending, a cute shot of the monkey making a tasty meal of a banana peel:

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Old Dec 1, 2010, 10:24 AM   #2
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Raghu, these are incredible shots! Really beautiful. I like them all, but I agree that the last one brought a smile to my face.
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Old Dec 1, 2010, 2:31 PM   #3
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*amazing* shots!!! fabulous. a wonderful series.

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Old Dec 1, 2010, 6:22 PM   #4
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Great shots, all really interesting.

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Old Dec 1, 2010, 6:48 PM   #5
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Great series, I really enjoyed them...!

Poor monkey with the broken arm...
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Old Dec 2, 2010, 2:27 PM   #6
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It made me sad to see the baby monkey hurt. Great shots.

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