J. Dhobi

From the list of elephant persons Family: Dhobi

J. Dhobi
Profession camp chief mahout
Personal details
Ethnic group Kuruba
Born ? in India
Country India

Work locations
Title mahout -
Location at Dubare elephant camp (Aanekaadu) in India

Biography details

J. K. Dhobi , Kuruba camp chief mahout in India

Born ? in India .

J.K. Dobi, the head of the mahouts, belongs to the Jainu Kuruba tribe and learnt the art of being a Mahout from his father, who learned it from his father before him.

“We will continue this profession by handing over the baton to the next generation for as long as mankind survives,” said J K Dhobi, the Mahout of elephant Cauvery.

While Dhobi’s son J. D. Shari is the Mahout of elephant Gopi, his 12-year-old grandson Sanjan is now learning the art of tending elephants.

Family


Total: 1 children

  1. J. Shari. Born: ?.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). chief mahout J. Dhobi in India. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 29 November 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/person.php?id=733. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:


Selected publications

Links about J. Shari


Search more with Google for J. Dhobi The link will automatically include J. Dhobi and open a new browser window.


Search more on the Internet Web for J. Dhobi The link will automatically include J. Dhobi and open a new browser window

Categories chief mahout | camp | Dubare elephant camp (Aanekaadu) | Dhobi family | Kuruba people | Born ? | People from India

About this documentThis document was created: . Updated: 2021-12-17 13:37:37 with valid HTML5 Valid CSS

Elephant Encyclopedia and database
ELEPHANT
ENCYCLOPEDIA

Established 1995
ELEPHANT
DATABASE
Established 2006
Your ip: 3.236.18.161