• Advertisement
Kiehberg.in -  Outdoor gear and sports equipment

An Early Morning Hunt.

Got some old "Shikaar" tales to share? Found a great new spot to Fish? Any interesting camping experiences? Discussion of Back-packing, Bicycling, Boating, National Parks, Wildlife, Outdoor Cooking & Recipes etc.
Forum rules
PLEASE NOTE: There is currently a complete ban on Hunting/ Shikar in India. IFG DOES NOT ALLOW any posts of an illegal nature, and anyone making such posts will face immediate disciplinary measures.

Shivaji.Dasgupta
Posts: 133
Joined: Sat Nov 14, 2015 10:40 am

Re: An Early Morning Hunt.

Postby Shivaji.Dasgupta » Fri Jul 14, 2017 11:14 am

Some Pics of Saranda Reserve Forest ( Saranda Which literally means the Land of Seven Hundred Hills) which covers the majority of west Singhbhum Dist. More than 850 Sq KM. Covering sini, Saraikela, Chaibasa, Kiriburu, Jamda, Barbil, Goilkera, Manoharpur Etc. these are all adjoining city of jamshedpur and Ranchi as a Major city of this area.

Once the Private Hunting reserve for the Royal Family of Saraikela ( Or said So b.coz till date I have not found any Govt Doc. Supporting this claim) now a reserve forest but facing a huge threat due to deforestation, Mining, blocking Rivers and Water channels due to industrial purpose and of course increasing population.

A campaign named Save Saranda is started by Shri Sarju ray, A notable Political figure and A MLA from Aforesaid area to save this vast wilderness and its natural life.
Pics i Have collected from other campaign members and Friends.



saranda 1.jpg



saranda 7.jpg

Saranda 2.jpg

land of Seven hundred hills

river koina through Saranda.jpg


This is Koina River not Koyna.
saranda 6.jpg
saranda 6.jpg

saranda 4.jpg

A small water channel near Kiriburu.
45_big.jpg

saranda.jpg


Regards
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.



goodboy_mentor
Posts: 2815
Joined: Sun Dec 07, 2008 12:35 pm

Re: An Early Morning Hunt.

Postby goodboy_mentor » Fri Jul 14, 2017 11:44 am

A beautiful and serene place. Hopefully the notable and common people of the area always remain vigilant to successfully keep it untouched from the unholy nexus(in the name of "development" of the area) of greedy businessmen/ MNCs, corrupt politicians and corrupt bureaucrats in the future.


All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche

User avatar
Basu
Posts: 1103
Joined: Wed Apr 08, 2009 7:14 pm
Location: Salt Lake Kolkata

Re: An Early Morning Hunt.

Postby Basu » Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:40 pm

It turned me nostalgic........
took me 25 years down the memory lane......
It was 1982 when I used to visit these places.....
Where do you stay , Shivaji ??

Basu


Not all those wander , are lost...............

Shivaji.Dasgupta
Posts: 133
Joined: Sat Nov 14, 2015 10:40 am

Re: An Early Morning Hunt.

Postby Shivaji.Dasgupta » Fri Jul 14, 2017 6:16 pm

Dear Goodboy_mentor Sir, All the evil you mentioned is very much Present in this area. as a largest producer Dist. for Iron Ore, Copper, Uranium, gold and other Minerals, everybody wants to just dig up and make an easy money. No Body cares for the jungles and its effect on the environment. but still there are few people who try to protect this landscape. More over As naxalite movement increases in this area for last one and half decade so no big heads goes near the jungle ( May be a plus point of so called red terror).
Basu sir,
Jamshedpur is my home town though I Am living in Jaipur for Profession but I visit My Home town two/three times in a year, we do have some agri lands near Dalma and saranda forests so when ever I am there I used to go and spend some time in our Farms.
sir, when ever get a chance plan a visit.
Regards.




Return to “Hunting, Hiking, Camping, Fishing & other Fresh Air Activities”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 1 guest