star-shaped tropical wild fruit - duabanga grandiflora (india)

Star-shaped tropical wild fruit in the East Khasi Hills (India)

Tentatively identified as Duabanga grandiflora.

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duabanga grandiflora east khasi hills fruit hand holding jungle mawlynnong meghalaya plant rain forest star
Unnamed Road, Meghalaya 793109, India

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­