Kushma an Asian elephant at Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple

♀ Kushma
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀
Id numberLocal id Number: 47
137 in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Management:Free contact
Born:* wild
Birth place:
Present / last location:Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple, in India

Date of Arrival

2003-00-00Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple

Document updated2018-05-20: new record
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Kushma is a Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple, in India.

Kushma arrived in Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple 2003-00-00,

In Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple, Kushma lives together with 1 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Kasturi born 1967
  2. , (see detailed list).


Kushma was born wild .

Comments / pictures

11 Vladurai Chinna Chouki Kulam Rajalakshmi Kushma Female 29 Sep 2003

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Kushma, an Asian at Palani Arulmigu Dhandayuthapani Temple in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 1 December 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=11476. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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