Clairvoyant parrots in India a dying breed, with astrologers’ birds seized by conservation officials

//Clairvoyant parrots in India a dying breed, with astrologers’ birds seized by conservation officials

Clairvoyant parrots in India a dying breed, with astrologers’ birds seized by conservation officials

Dressed in a white shirt and sarong-like dhoti, Gopalakrishnan Sholamalai sits cross-legged under the shade of an old fig tree, on a lane leading to one of southern India’s most important Hindu shrines: the Meenakshi Amman temple.The place of worship lies at the heart of the ancient city of Madurai, home to a population of three million and 160 kilometres (100 miles) from the Western Ghats, a mountain range that is one of the eight most biodiverse regions in the world.Usually Sholamalai is…

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