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Pampady Rajan at M.A. Thomas

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Pampady Rajan at M.A. Thomas

Pampady Rajan
Alternative name:Pambadi Rajan
ID Number:Chip id Number: 00065D8487 - 
484 in Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 41 years old (approximate age)
Body height: 3.08 meter, 10.1 feet
Management:Free contact
Location:M.A. Thomas
ArrivedM.A. Thomas
from Malayattur Forest
Born:~1977 wild in
Malayattur Forest
Document updated2018-05-20: new record
2005: Gajendra pattam on 2005 December 27 by Chalakkudy Koratty Chettarikkal Temple Committee.

2007: He got the prestigious award Gajaratnam from Ithithanam Elankavu Devi temple, near Changanacherry as part of the Gajamela conducted during the Pathamudayam festival (04-25-2007).

Sources, among others

  • Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala
    made 2009 by Surendra Varma, E.K. Easwaran, T.S. Rajeev, Marshal.C.Radhakrishnan, S. R. Sujata and Nibha Namboodiri , India

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