While at Roorkee for my master’s study somewhere between and , I happened to read the tale of Rudraprayag’s man-eater leopard. Man eating Leopard of Rudraprayag The Leopard of Rudraprayag was a male man-eating leopard, claimed to have killed over people. – Buy The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag book online at best prices in India on Read The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag.

Author: Kasida Zulukasa
Country: Italy
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 4 September 2006
Pages: 23
PDF File Size: 11.79 Mb
ePub File Size: 10.76 Mb
ISBN: 876-5-80577-869-4
Downloads: 94883
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zulurr

Jim Corbett is one of those few writers who have a natural talent for writing.

The man-eating leopard(s) of Rudraprayag

Thanks for the photos, good to put some life to my mental images. They even sent a special army of Gurkhas after it, in addition to assigning a number of army personnel known for their marksmanship and tracking abilities.

See and discover other items: The British Parliament requested the aid of Corbett in the autumn of It is unfair that Sir Jim Corbett, along with his phenomenal hunting dexterity, was fantastically skilled at writing and narrating events. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Most of Jim Corbett’s books contain collections of stories that recount adventures tracking and shooting man-eaters in the Indian Himalaya. But Corbett is part of the past.

Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item? As you go through the book you will definitely feel the terror of the dreaded leopard.


Edit Storyline Set in Colonial India in this is an adaptation of Jim Corbett’s hunt for the most notorious man-eating leopard of all time. He realized that the man eating leopards were more cunning and elusive than the man eating tigers.

It also shows the pundit played by veteran actor Roshan Seth was killed by the leopard. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Dec 8, Messages: The engaging writing made everything seem so real, as if watching someone from my window. Log in or Sign up. Get to Know Us.

The big cat is found in all the states of India, barring islands such as Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Also in the film Corbett was portrayed as very edgy, bad tempered, foulmouthed and points his rifle to nearly everyone.

No one cares about the leopard like that. Add all three to Cart. In the name of water, there is the same sole handpump. I assume the tree is the one Corbett was sitting in when he shot the leopard.

See all free Kindle reading apps. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. Corbett at the time worked as a contractor, but the reputation he had gained killing three man-eaters nearly 16 years ago sustained.

Bya desperate British government had tried everything to capture the leopard, including hiring an army of Gurkhas, and failed. Corbett’s Ghost Roshan Seth Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.


The Forest Survey report shows that sq km of forest that acted as a buffer between the jungle and cultivated land in the state has been run over by projects. They need to be better trained in dealing with wildlife emergencies.

Share this Rating Title: Since Decemberstate forest officials estimate, nearly 50, trees have been cut for the Rs 12,crore Chardham all-weather-road alone, announced by the Modi government.

If people took precautions like travelling in groups at night and keeping dense undergrowth around homes cleared, the conflict would lessen, he adds.

The man-eating leopard(s) of Rudraprayag | India News, The Indian Express

Rawat talks about the time he killed a tiger in It cited the rise in wild boar population from 32, in to over 50, now. This book is one of those few books which you don’t want to end since you enjoy the reading but still want to know the end.

Corbett believed the Leopzrd leopard turned to human predation after scavenging on corpses of those who died during the global flu pandemic tudraprayag killed 17 million people across India.