Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sindhu at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth


♂ Sindhu

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 15 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2006 captive-born
Birth place: in Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Parents: x ♀ Shanthi
Locations
Present / last location:Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth, in Sri Lanka

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

2009-07-27Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth
from Pinnawala elephant orphanage

Document updated2009-07-29: transfer
2009-08-04: birth year
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Description

Location


Sindhu is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth, in Sri Lanka.

Sindhu arrived Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth 2009-07-27, relocated from Pinnawala elephant orphanage, in Sri Lanka.

In Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth, Sindhu lives together with 7 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Abhaya born 2010
  2. ,
  3. Gagana born 2011-03-05
  4. ,
  5. Indi Raja born 1980
  6. ,
  7. Nadungamuwa Raja born ~1953
  8. ,
  9. Raja
  10. ,
  11. Raju born 2006
  12. ,
  13. Senarath born 2004-09-13
  14. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Sindhu was born captive-born 2006 at Pinnawala elephant orphanage.

Parentage


Parents of Sindhu are: ♂ (father) and ♀ Shanthi (mother).


Pedigree


Sindhus ancestral Pedigree:
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Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Sindhu, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 2 August 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=4790. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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