Elephant Joy in Jaipur, India
Elephant Joy in Jaipur, India is a fantastic way for you to get hands on experience and make a real difference to the lives of our elephants. Experience the most exciting, innovative, working elephant village in India, dedicated to conserving elephants. You can learn about their basic habits of food, life and traditional decoration.
People from Elephant Joy is engaged with elephant by birth not by profession. Our family have been riding and taking care of elephants since 6 generations but nowadays we have very different world where everyone have busy life. So we have created this activities for people who want to be a Mahout (Rider) of a beautiful and gentle animal.
At Elephant Joy – WE DO NOT PROMOTE RIDING ON ELEPHANT. WE ONLY TAKE THEM FOR A WALK.
Introduction & Elephant Language
Everything begins with introduction! At the very instant you meet an elephant you have to let him/her catch your smell, that is how they know you. After that you need to comfort the elephant by stroking on trunk and talking at the same time. The contact here we are talking about is more spiritual than physical let the elephant feel your positive energy. The most astonishing thing here is that to communicate with elephants there is a certain language that they understand very well.We teach you some basics of this language so that you can communicate to elephants yourself.
Our Responsibility For Elephants
No Riding or no riding With Chairs :- WE DO NOT USE ELEPHANTS FOR RIDING ANYMORE. If a visitor insists to take a picture on elephant back. After feeding for about one hour and if elephant seems happy we allow our guests for few minutes to take picture. the spine of an elephant can not lift more than 150 kg. with a fair efforts. Neither we appreciate our guests to ride an elephant. As long as people wants to spend time with elephants we are happy and our elephants are happier.
Making a change – The basic purpose to start this sanctuary to have enough money to feed our elephants well and keep our family an honorable life. We also support wildlife conservation organization in India.
Elephant Joy – https//www.elephantjoy.org/