16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Royal Bengal Tiger - mother daughter time
She is an iconic tigress in India. She was called Rajbehra tigress based on her territory area in bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve. She died naturally a few months ago but her legacy continues as he has contributed heavily to India' tiger population growth in last decade with 3 sets of litters most of who are now a full grown amazing tigers.
Here her only daughter from the third litter is getting some mother's love in an early morning.
Location: Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh, India
© Mainak Ray.
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||Nov. 16, 2018, 1:16 a.m.
||Canon EOS 7D Mark II