Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Bandipur forest camp (BEC) in India

♂ Hamsaraja


Local id Number 10
Karnataka database10


Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 21 years old
Management:Free contact
Born:* 2003 captive-born
Birth place: in Bandipur forest camp (BEC)
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Bandipur forest camp (BEC), in India

Date of arrival

Bandipur forest camp (BEC)
Record history
History of updates2018-05-07

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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Hamsaraja is a living Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) , located at the Bandipur forest camp (BEC), in India.

Hamsaraja arrived to the Bandipur forest camp (BEC) unknown date,


Hamsaraja lives together with 10 other elephants at the Bandipur forest camp (BEC):

detailed list with arrival dates etc. of the other elephants
  1. 1. ♂ Bhatra born 2007
  2. 2. ♂ Krishna born 2006
  3. 3. ♂ Manikandan (Manikanta) born 2006
  4. 4. ♂ Muruthanjai (Mruthinjai) born 2005
  5. 5. ♀ Padmaja born 2003
  6. 6. ♂ Pritiviraj born 2001
  7. 7. ♂ Rajendra born 2003
  8. 8. ⚪ unknown
  9. 9. ⚪ unknown
  10. 10. ⚪ unknown


Hamsaraja was born captive-born 2003 at Bandipur forest camp (BEC).

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2024). Hamsaraja, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Bandipur forest camp (BEC) in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 22 June 2024 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=6209. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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