Gajendra an Asian elephant at K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)

♂ Gajendra
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 67 years old
Id numberLocal id Number: 2
86+1 in Database for Captive Elephants in Karnataka
Body weight: 4600.00 kg, 10120.00 lbs
Management:Free contact

People killed:1: mahout (2015)
Born:* 1954 wild
Birth place: in Nagarhole National Park
Present / last location:K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi), in India

Date of Arrival
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K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi)
from Nagarhole National Park

Document updated2012-09-09:corr location to K Gudi
2016-12-09: DCEMK_nr
2017-03-25: mankiller
2018-04-30: mahouts
2018-11-01: weight
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Gajendra is a Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), living in K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi), in India.

Gajendra arrived in K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi) unknown date, relocated from Nagarhole National Park, in India.

In K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi), Gajendra lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Radha born 2010-04-14
  2. ,
  3. Vijaya born 1961
  4. , (see detailed list).


Gajendra was born wild 1954 at Nagarhole National Park.

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Killed his previous mahout in 2015

2015: weight: 4700 kgs

2017: Mahout Shankar and Kavadi Sunil.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Gajendra, an Asian at K Gudi Wilderness Camp (Kyathadevara Gudi) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 18 January 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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