Editorial Reviews. Review. It is unfair that Sir Jim Corbett, along with his phenomenal hunting The Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag by [Corbett, Jim ]. The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag has ratings and 84 reviews. Apratim said: This is a book set in Garhwal in book comes from an age w. It was on 2nd of May, when ‘Jim’ Corbett finally nailed the notorious man- eating leopard that had terrorized travelers and villagers on the.

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The man-eating leopard(s) of Rudraprayag

Love the book and Rudraprayag’s adventures Several well-known hunters tried to capture the leopard and as the British government offered financial rewards. May 26, Harshad Lamrood rated it it was amazing. The Gazeteer of Dehradun, for instance, lists no deaths due to conflict with leopards.

This had us all in splits. He gives a carefully-detailed account of a notorious leopard that terrorized life in the hills of the colonial United P Most of Jim Corbett’s books contain collections of stories that recount adventures tracking and shooting man-eaters in the Indian Himalaya.

Shikar stories from Morni and elsewhere. Carry the body sometimes over miles, gather the wood and carry that to the place then clean up. It would bring tourists round the year, unlike during just the pilgrimage season. On July 11, officials claimed the leopard who attacked him had been killed, by authorised Dehradun-based hunter Prashant Singh.


What a gripping tale of true adventure. Young Mother Jodhi May Jun 08, Ridhika Khanna rated it it was ridraprayag Shelves: The chirpy five-year-old appears to have put the incident behind her, and brags about it now.

AbelnFoxiAdam S and 2 others like this. It cited the rise in wild boar population from 32, in to over 50, now. I can wander aimlessly in these hills without ever getting bored.

Man-eating Leopard of Rudraprayag

Uttarakhand is estimated to have among the largest numbers. Many escaped with torn throats and ripped-off limbs. Cover-to-cover the book is nothing but a thriller. He always managed to outsmart the hunter with his veritable cunning, which is a staple quality of beasts that obtain rudra;rayag taste for human flesh.

Never in his life, Jim spent so much time and effort to bag a single animal. The leopard is wicked, ferocious, powerful, and has become clever over the years – how to outwit human beings and hunt them down. Jungle Warriors It was aloo paranthas topped with dollops of delicious cholesterol-enriched? Goats and sheep were lifted up to the top of tall poles and there left slowly to die.


The Masoompur village lies to the South-West. Audible Download Audio Books.

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This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience lekpard to keep you logged in if you register. Jan 01, Sudhir Bharadhwaj rated it it was amazing. As in all of Corbett’s works, in this work too his love for the jungles and it’s occupants is profound as is his love for the common populace of the region. This volume, however, consists of a single story, often considered the most exciting of all Corbett’s jungle tales.

Jim Corbett meets his match!! Aug 18, Ayushi rated it it was amazing. There is no phone or telegram system within the village. He also keeps scanned copies mwneater permits for each hunt.

Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. The beast struck terror into the hearts of the inhabitants of the town for eight long years.