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Man and Beast- Nepal can be proud of its Tharu elephant handlers

2006 article from the Nepali TimesĀ  by Piers Locke

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http://nepalitimes.com/news.php?id=12199#.UTMJEhne7eY

Documentary film ‘Servants of Ganesh’ reviewed in Humanimalia by Nigel Rothfels

Review of ethnographic documentary about captive elephant management in Chitwan, Nepal. Directed by Mark Dugas.

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http://www.depauw.edu/humanimalia/issue03/reviews/rothfels-ganesh.html

Photographs of King George V’s elephant-back hunting trip in Nepal in 1911

A series of 50 photographs depicting the hunting expedition of 1911 in Nepal’s Tarai, at which King George V was an honoured guest.

Hunting party on elephants fording a river

Hunting party on elephants fording a river

http://www.oldindianphotos.in/2008/12/king-george-vs-hunting-in-nepal-in.html