wild pineaple (india)


Wild pineapple plant near Mawlynnong in the East Khasi Hills, in Meghalaya (India)

If you can identify the exact species of this plant, please post a Comment!

It looks like some sort of wild pineapple, probably Ananas comosus (Pineaple).­

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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.­