Heiyantuduwa Raja an Asian elephant at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth


 ☨ ♂ Heiyantuduwa Raja  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ about 2002 years old (approximate age)
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Origin
Born:* ~1924 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1945 Kattakaduwana jungle in Hambantota District.
Death
Dead date: 2002-11-06
Death reason: :
Locations
Present / last location:Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth, in Sri Lanka

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Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth

Document updated2018-05-16: new record
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† Heiyantuduwa Raja is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth, in Sri Lanka, of in 2002-11-06. (see detailed list).

Origin


Heiyantuduwa Raja was born wild ~1924, captured 1945 , captured at Kattakaduwana jungle in Hambantota District..


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Owners: William Gunasekara and Henry Gunasekara.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Heiyantuduwa Raja, an Asian at Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 20 January 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11239. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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    Categories2002 deaths | ~192 births | 1945 captures | Elephants from Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Temple of the Tooth | Sri Lanka | Asian elephants



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