Snow elephants

Valli & Lakshmi our two temple elephants graze for grass and brambles in the snowy forest of Skanda Vale.

Elephant bath time

Twice a week, Swami Yogananda gives Valli a scrub to help keep her skin supple and healthy, then brushes her teeth and gives her a mud bath.

Small packets of vibhuti and kumkum

Temple prasadam by post

We can now post small packets of Vibhuti and Kumkum to devotees for personal use in their home shrines.