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Panthera tigris


This is a circus rescued tiger, kept at Nahargarh Biological Reserve and Rescue Centre, near Jaipur, Rajasthan. There are about 32 lions and tigers there, and a very special cross bred liger.

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Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Wonderful shot
Grate history !

AneeshJain 8 years ago

Thanks Satyen. I was about 5 feet away from the magnificent beast. As I've mentioned in the notes, this was a captive tiger, rescued from a circus or zoo.

Wild Things
Wild Things 8 years ago

Lovely spotting Aneesh. Curios to know hoe far were you from this fellow when you clicked this pic. This is once in a lifetime shot.

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Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Spotted on Feb 19, 2012
Submitted on Feb 19, 2012

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