A Lion-Heart Lost to a Tiger

May 05, 2020

Blog :: Wildlife

A courageous, expert hunter and guide named 'Lapsi' lost his life while battling a ferocious tiger in an attempt to protect his sportsmen colleagues.


In 1930, the most popular hunter-guide Lapsi was assisting a few sportsmen in their hunting expedition. Lapsi knew every spot of the forest and was an expert on animal nature, making him the best guide.


In their expedition, they encountered a tiger. The tiger, by nature, charged towards them. Lapsi bravely decided to battle the ferocious beast to protect his sportsmen colleagues. Unfortunately, he lost the fight.


In his memory, a gravestone was erected at the spot he fought the tiger. Today, LapsiKabar is an important spot in Kanha National Park.