Ganga an Asian elephant at Maharagama Temple


♀ Ganga

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 16 years old
Management:Free contact
Origin
Born:* 2005 wild
Birth place:
Locations
Present / last location:Maharagama Temple, in Sri Lanka

Date of Arrival
(Presently sometimes errors!)

Maharagama Temple
from Gangaramaya Temple

Document updated0000-00-00
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Description

Location


Ganga is a living Female ♀ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), located at Maharagama Temple, in Sri Lanka.

Ganga arrived Maharagama Temple unknown date, relocated from Gangaramaya Temple, in Sri Lanka.

In Maharagama Temple, Ganga lives together with 2 other elephants with records in this database: (detailed list)

  1. Athurugiriya
  2. ,
  3. unknown
  4. , (see detailed list).

Origin


Ganga was born wild 2005.


Comments / pictures

2012: Present at 33rd Annual Nawam Maha Perahera at Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo.



Reference listKoehl, Dan, (2021). Ganga, an Asian elephant at Maharagama Temple in Sri Lanka. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 12 June 2021 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=7276. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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