Articles by Anirudh Arun

Anirudh Arun is a 17-year-old wildlife photographer, videographer and birdwatcher based in Bengaluru. His exposure to nature at a young age has made him an advocate for the environment and he hopes to make an impact by telling the world the stories that matter.

“We cannot see our reflection in running water. It is only in still water that we can see our true selves,” goes a Taoist proverb. The still waters of Doddanekundi lake allowed me to see who I was. This article is as much the story of one of the largest lakes in Bengaluru as it is my story. An experience to remember It all started for me in 2016 when my middle school science teacher took the nature club- Bird watching. All I remember is seeing hundreds of birds. From the near-threatened painted stork to the magnificent spot-billed pelican, we…

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