Bhavani an Asian elephant at Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp

 ☨ ♀ Bhavani  
Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 52 years old
Id number
+138? (N/A) in Database for Captive Elephants in Tamil Nadu
Born:* 1960 wild
Birth place:
Dead date: 2012-11-25
Death reason: unknown: collapsed after transport
Present / last location:Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp, in India

Date of Arrival

2012-11-25Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp from Rameswaram Arulmighu Ramanathaswamy temple

Document updated2013-09-15: new record
2018-05-06: death report
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† Bhavani is a dead Female ♀ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp, in India, from unknown reasons in 2012-11-25, collapsed after transport(see detailed list).


Bhavani was born wild 1960.

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Donated to the temple by Ramasubramaniya Raja of Ramco Group.

Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2020). Bhavani, an Asian at Thekkampatti elephant rejuvenation camp in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 November 2020 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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