Summer time in India

posted under Newsflash   |  02 Jun 2010

Summertime in India means Monsoon Season, the onset usually is around 1st June and lasts up until mid September.  There are two major movements as detailed below:
The southwest summer monsoon is attracted to India by a low pressure area that’s caused by the extreme heat of the Thar Desert and adjoining areas, during summer.

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Desert Adventure In India

posted under Region of the month   |  02 Jun 2010

Rajasthan And Gujarat
Spanning through the magnificent states of Gujarat and Rajasthan the Indian Desert is an amazing place to look for truly fantastic wild flora and fauna. Animals and plants in the desert survive in a hostile environment. Intense heat, searing sun, and lack of water are just a few of the challenges facing desert animals and plants. The desert areas of India houses some animals that never drink and plant seeds that can stay alive for years without water are typical of the miracles of this most infirm zone. In the Indian subcontinent, deserts, with an area of about 225,000 sq km covers just under 7% of the total land area.

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