Elephants gather to take part in annual Buddhist Navam procession in Sri Lanka

Source:Xinhua Published: 2019/2/19 15:39:03

A monk feeds an elephant at the Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/A.HAPUARACHCHI)


 

An elephant eats along the Beira Lake in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/A.HAPUARACHCHI)


 

Elephants take a rest in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/A.HAPUARACHCHI)


 

An elephant sprays water over itself in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/A.HAPUARACHCHI)


 

An elephant sprays water over itself in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/A.HAPUARACHCHI)


 

A worker sprays water to an elephant along the Beira Lake in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 17, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/Tang Lu)


 

An elephant is seen along the Beira Lake in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 17, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/Tang Lu)


 

An elephant carries its food along the Beira Lake in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Feb. 18, 2019. Dozens of elephants gathered here to take part in the annual Buddhist Navam procession at the Gangaramaya Temple, scheduled for Feb. 18-19, with thousands of traditional drummers, dancers, and monks. (Xinhua/Tang Lu)


 

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