Welcome Winter Visitor!
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Short Eared Owl (Asio flammeus)
As the name suggests, Short Eared Owls have tufts of feathers resembling Ears. These may not be seen at times, but becomes clearly visible during a defensive stance.
This particular guy is a Winter Visitor to Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu, India
Canon 80D | Sigma 150-600 Contemporary