Oil anointing at auspicious time is a traditional practice in Sri Lanka in association with “Aurudu” festival (Summer festival). Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage also celebrate this annually by anointing oil on elephants at auspicious time.
Elephant bathing program was started on 21st of December 2017 for the local and foreign visitors at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. This will create an opportunity to touch and bath an elephant in Riverside. This amazing event available for every local and foreign visitors of Pinnawala Elephant Or