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Which is beautiful BIRD?

Asked by anantharaman, 18 Aug '08 01:34 pm
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Hiking through a Costa Rican cloud forest, you may look up and see an incredible looking bird winging its way through the sky. With its shimmering emerald green body, red belly, and blue back, the bird does not look real. Adding to this effect is his long flowing blue and green tail, twice as long as his 15 inch body. Truly, the Resplendent Quetzal is one of the most beautiful birds in the world.

To the Aztecs and Mayas, the quetzal was their most sacred symbol. Its name was derived from quetzalli, an early Aztec word for the bird's beautiful tail feathers. The quetzal was a symbol of both freedom and wealth. Freedom, because a quetzal was believed to die in captivity, and wealth, because the Mayas were traders, and quetzal feathers along with jade were their most sought after treasures. They traded the feathers as far north as the central valley of Mexico and as far south as the Empire of the Incas. Only the priests were allowed to wear the feathers of the quetzal. It is said tha ...more
Answered by Jairam Kshirasagar, 18 Aug '08 01:37 pm

 
  
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Peacock, Parrot, woodpecker, sparrow and so on. arieties of beauties small, colorful, complicated body, speaking capability and so on.
Answered by Ramaswamy Nagarajan, 18 Aug '08 01:47 pm

 
  
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Peacock
Answered by SATTAYAM, 18 Aug '08 01:35 pm

 
  
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All the chirping birds specially the parrot & Bulbul.
Answered by Jai Prasad, 18 Aug '08 01:35 pm

 
  
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White dove
Parrots
Answered by hitler, 18 Aug '08 01:34 pm

 
  
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Peacock, the national bird of India
Answered by rabin chakraborty, 18 Aug '08 01:35 pm

 
  
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Peacock
Answered by veeravenkata satyanarayana, 18 Aug '08 01:35 pm

 
  
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Pecock
Answered by Ajay Narayanrao Chafale, 18 Aug '08 01:34 pm

 
  
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