Guruvayoor Seshadri at Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Seshadri at Guruvayur Devaswom  Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)

† Guruvayoor Seshadri
ID Number:Local id Number: 16 - 
691 in Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 26 years old
Dentition:tusker
Dead date: 2018-03-21,
Death reason: accident: died after falling into a well
Location:Guruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
ArrivedGuruvayur Devaswom Aanathavalam (Punnathur Kota)
Born:1992 unknown India
Document updated2018-03-18: Kerala DCEK Nr
2018-05-04: death report
2018-03-21: Ran amok and died after falling into a well, after being paraded at the annual festival at Sreenarayanapuram Uthrathilkavu temple at Thiruvazhiyode.


Sources, among others

  • https://english.manoramaonline.com/news/kerala/2018/03/21/elephant-runs-amok-dies-after-falling-into-well-guruvayur-palakkad.html
  • 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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