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Corbett’s notes revealed that this leopard, an overgrown elderly male, was in fine condition except for a few healed injuries sustained from hunters after it had become a man-eater. The first victim of the leopard was from Benji Villageand was killed in Of the two man-eating leopards of Kumaon, which between them killed over five hundred and twenty-five human beings, eates followed on the heels of a very severe outbreak of cholera, while the other followed the mysterious disease which swept through India in and was called war fever.

In Rudraprayagthere is a sign-board which marks the spot where the leopard was shot. Kumaon houses a number of idyllic cities including Nainital which is truly the jewel of Kumaon.

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This is another of Sir Jim Corbett’s thrilling works. The tales are so good that they will take you to the jungle itself as if you are there and its happening in front of you. Pipal Pani is a village in the Almora district of Uttarakhand. The leopard had started hunting people eight years earlier, when it was still young; therefore it was not old age that caused it to turn to hunting people.


So well has he described the details in his adventures. The Man Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag. It ot eventually killed by hunter and author Jim Corbett. I have read and re-read the book many times, mostly during travelling. Write a product review. This article relies largely or entirely on a single source. According to official records, the leopard killed over people.

One can imagine pf it must have been for those people living at the mercy of man eaters of these jungles.

The Second Jim Corbett Omnibus: Don’t have a Kindle? Would you like to tell us about kummaon lower price? After the electrifying adventure of The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag, I had to read this book because Jim Corbett is a writer who will bring nature close malahalam your senses, every word of his carries you to the place where the events of this book occur.

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The author is an enormously gifted individual and has the fantastic ability of drawing the reader in to his story and, with the power of his narrative, making the whole scene come alive. Corbett wrote that, in his opinion, human bodies left unburied during disease epidemics were the main reason for the Rudraprayag and Panar leopards to become man-eaters.

I like reading forest stories.

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Kumaon Man Eaters, however, is a compilation of author’s numerous experiences ridding the Garhwal region of time and again of a raters man killer. There is a fair held at Rudraprayag commemorating the killing of the leopard.

A must read for anyone interested in man eaters and wildlife. The wild beasts dwelling in the woods of Jim Corbett National Park is a land of roars, songs and trumpets.


Yes I did stayed at one of Resort and enjoyed the scenic beauty of Ramanagar and Jim Carbott Sanctuary during 6th, 7th March this year. A leopard, in an area in which his natural food is scarce, finding these bodies very soon acquires a taste for human flesh, and when the disease dies down and normal conditions are established, he very naturally, on finding his food supply cut off, takes to killing human beings.

He would educate school children on how malsyalam safeguard and conserve natural forests. His fanatical sense of hunting made him a hero in the eyes of the Indian villagers who would come to ask his help for killing tigers. You will definitely not be disappointed by buying this book. The book has never paled, never dated, and I have never forgotten its significance or the astonishing, gentle man who wrote it. Save my name, email, and website in this malatalam for the next time I comment.

It was great fun reading this book and during the course of reading, i found myself unable to resist the urge to continue reading or not being able to stay iumaon from the book for long after a break. The author’s gripping mmalayalam ensures that you will keep rolling the pages till the end.

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