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Asiatic Lion

Panthera leo persica


The Asiatic Lion is a subspecies which exists as an isolated population in the Western state of India - Gujarat. These species represent a great conservation success story as their numbers have surged from less than a dozen individuals to over 500 in a century due to ceaseless efforts put in by local communities and authorities.


Dry deciduous forest


Photographed these really cute young cubs at the Gir National Park, which is currently the only place in the world to see Asiatic Lions in the wild.

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This spotting is just incredible. Very good job.👌

Kalen 10 months ago

Great spotting.

i_munasinghe 10 months ago

This is lovely!! Great spotting.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 10 months ago

A magnificent spotting, Vipul. Thanks for sharing these beauties!

MichaelS 10 months ago

These cubs are so cute! Incredible photo, Vipul Ramanuj

Saturniidae27 10 months ago

Wow amazing shot Vipul. Its just like in Lion King :)

Ornithoptera80 10 months ago

Wow, great shot Vipul.

Vipul Ramanuj
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Vipul Ramanuj

Gujarat, India

Spotted on Mar 5, 2020
Submitted on May 27, 2020

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