Winged wonders of eastern Himalaya

The snow partridge (Lerwa lerwa).

Mountain scops owl (Otus spilocephalus) in Namdapa National Park in Arunachal Pradesh.

Crested bunting (Melophus lathami).

Mrs Gould’s sunbird (Aethopyga gouldiae).

Green-tailed sunbird (Aethopyga nipalensis).

Himalayan bluetail ((Tarsiger rufilatus).

Yellow-rumped honeyguide (Indicator xanthonotus).

Yellow-bellied fantail (Chelidorhynx hypoxantha).

The eastern Himalaya in its full majesty.

White-browed rosefinch (Carpodacus thura).

Dark-rumped rosefinch (Carpodacus edwardsii).

Dark-breasted rosefinch (Procarduelis nipalensis).

Scarlet finch (Carpodacus sipahi).

Brown-throated fulvetta (Fulvetta ludlowi).

Golden-breasted fulvetta (Lioparus chrysotis).

Black-throated parrotbill (Suthora nipalensis).

Slender-billed Scimitar-babbler (Pomatorhinus superciliaris).

Mountain imperial pigeon (Ducula badia).

Olive bulbul (Lole viridescens).

Golden bush-robin (Tarsiger chrysaeus).

Black-faced warbler (Abroscopus schisticeps).

Rufous-fronted tit (Aegithalos iouschistos).

Yellow-throated fulvetta (Alcippe cinerea).

Red crossbill (Loxia curvirostra).

Grey-crested tit (Lophophanes dichrous).

Grey-chinned minivet (Pericrocotus solaris).

Large blue flycatcher (Cyornis magnirostris).

White-throated redstart (Phoenicurus schisticeps).

Fire-tailed myzornis (Myzornis pyrrhoura).

Bar-throated minla (Minla strigula).

Gould’s shortwing (Heteroxenicus stellata).

The Lama camp at the Eaglenest Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh.

Rice, the staple diet of the Mishmi tribe, is cooked in leaves.

A Mishmi tribesman.

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The snow partridge (Lerwa lerwa).
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