Puducherry temple elephant Lakshmi takes a shower indoors this year

Lakshmi, the elephant of Sri Manakula Vinayagar Temple was given a shower by mahouts to beat the heat at its enclosure in the Sri Vedapureeswarar Temple in Puducherry. Usually the elephant takes a shower in open temple tanks. But with water drying up, mahouts took to giving her a shower indoors. Her shower takes up 4,000 litres of water daily.

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