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Surin Elephant Village (หมู่บ้านช้างจังหวัดสุรินทร์)

August 21, 2011
Surin Elephant Village (หมู่บ้านช้างจังหวัดสุรินทร์)

Surin Elephant Village (หมู่บ้านช้างจังหวัดสุรินทร์) is located in Ban Ta Klang. These villagers are descendants of the Suay or Kuay Ethnic group, who have a long history elephant husbandry. Unlike northern Thailand where elephant is kept for labour, Ta Klang people consider elephant as their friends who can share the same house. (Wikipedia) Further reading: Ta Klang Elephant Village in Surin…

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