Guru & Valli 1994

Guru Sri Subramanium with Valli the temple elephant and other animals at Skanda Vale in 1994.

Elephant picnic

Swami Karuna and Valli the temple elephant enjoy a picnic together.

Elephant mud bath

Lakshmi, our new temple elephant, enjoys a good scrub in the mud. It helps to keep her skin cool, moisturised and protects from insects.

Valli in the snow

Skanda Vale’s temple elephant ‘Valli’ goes on her daily walk with Swami Karuna.

Elephant bath video

We’ve just finished building Valli the temple elephant’s new home. See the video and pictures of her first bath…