Digging into the armpit! De-ticking langurs in Sariska wildlife sanctuary!

Hanuman Langurs de-ticking each other in Sariska wildlife sanctuary. They are removing ecto-parasites and other mites from each other… One lifts its arm, while the other searches deep in the arm-pit for parasites. A Chital / Cheetal or Spotted Deer ambles by… Great focus and concentration is involved – try de-ticking your buddy and you’ll know what I mean!

The Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary houses the ruins of medieval temples of Garh-Rajore that date back to the 10th and 11th centuries. Also a 17th century castle on a hilltop at Kankwari provides a panoramic view of flying vultures and eagles. The Sariska was declared a sanctuary in 1955 and attained the status of a National Park in 1979.

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