Myanmars Elephants by Ko Myo

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Pho Khwar the 18-year-old former logging elephant who now performs at ceremonies for his owners, is transported on  a truck  with his mahout Kalu Say, after performing at a Buddhist ceremony in Sarkalayinn Village. <br />
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The domestic-born elephant Pho Khwar worked at a logging camp for a few years before becoming an entertainment elephant earning averagely 500000 Kyats per day for his owners by performing at events and Buddhist ceremonies. His mahout Kalu Say earns 5000 Kyats per day.