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Parthasarathy at Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple

Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) Parthasarathy at Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple

† Parthasarathy
Alternative name:Parthasa-rathy
ID Number:
596 in Database for Captive Elephants in Kerala - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂more than 48 years old (minimum age)
Dentition:tusker
Dead date: 2017-06-23,
Death reason: : collapsed and died
Location:Aranmula Parthasarathy Temple
ArrivedAranmula Parthasarathy Temple 1975-00-00
Born:<1969
Document updated2018-03-10: death records
2018-05-06: Ker nr

Sources, among others

  • https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/250617/kerala-another-elephant-dies-in-captivity.html
  • https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/160118/kerala-temple-fests-kill-elephants-at-young-age.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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