Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Jumbo Circus in India

♀ Anarkali

Alternative name: Anaar Kali


Local id Number 2
Karnataka database155


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 46 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 1978 wild
Birth place: in India unspecified location
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Jumbo Circus, in India

Date of arrival

Jumbo Circus
from Sonepur Fair

Record history
History of updates2021-03-24

Latest document update2023-04-16 11:40:00
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Anarkali is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Jumbo Circus, in India.

Anarkali arrived to the Jumbo Circus unknown date, relocated from the Sonepur Fair, in India.


Anarkali lives together with 5 other elephants at the Jumbo Circus:

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. Ashoki born 1985
  2. Ganga born 2000
  3. Lakshmi born 2001
  4. Lucky born 1993
  5. Lucky Prasad born 1968


Anarkali was born wild 1978 at India unspecified location.

Comments / pictures

"This thirty year old female does not perform any item."

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Anarkali, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Jumbo Circus in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 May 2024 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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