Zana Bass_Feb 2015_Elephant Web

This elephant is inspired by the Sri Lankan Perahera Festival honoring the Sacred Tooth Relic of the Buddha.

Here’s a picture of an elephant getting dressed (for a different festival) which I took in Sri Lanka in 2012:

and me with an elephant:
Zana Bass_Elephant

and here are some traditional Kandyan dancers, who perform as part of the Perahera festival: