Bathing time, the Greater Couccal , the Bird of Fortune,

Bathing time, the Greater Couccal , the Bird of Fortune,

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Getting refreshed after a plunge

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Landing into the Bathing Point with pointed beak and shrewd eyes…!

In the hot summer time of South India,the Greater Couccal which is also described as the Bird of Fortunes in the legends of India, came to the pool to have a bath in detail…Deccoucl3The first plunge into the pool was over and the bird stood steady ahead with the eyes looking sharper ….and the feet shaking for a moment ….

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So vigilant that nobody should hurt the bathing moments…

After a prolonged dip, it got out of the pool in power and stared the surroundings in more vigilance!

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The Greater Couccal, after the full fledged bath..

When bathing was over, the Bird of Fortune of the Legends ,with the wet body and a cool head ,made a look ahead in search of the Mate…!

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The Summer Bath …..

The Summer Bath …..

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Greater Couccal, the bird of fortune on the pool in the summer

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Greater Couccal, the bird of fortune in India, after the summer-bath

The bird of fortune has actually there on the pool to quench the thirst in that summer. But after satisfying the thirst, there broke out the idea to have a full spreading dip into the pool and relax in the water for a long while…these postures reflect the bird after the full-fledged dips in the summer-pool..!!