In a super cute video that has gone viral on social media, a baby elephant was seen sliding down a muddy terrain during his playtime.
Screenshot from video posted on Twitter by Susanta Nanda.
For your daily dose of wildlife videos, we found a clip on social media that will delight you for sure, especially if you adore baby elephants. Susanta Nanda of the Indian Forest Service shared an eight-second clip of a baby elephant playing around in a forest and we just cannot get enough of it.
The short video shows the elephant sliding down a muddy terrain with sheer joy. From his expression, it is clear that the calf enjoyed itself during his playtime.
“Game of sliding is inbuilt in children’s genes,” Susanta Nanda said in the caption of his post.
Watch the video here:
Game of sliding is inbuilt in children’s genes pic.twitter.com/JGPBQLNDO2
— Susanta Nanda IFS (@susantananda3) June 25, 2020
It isn’t surprising that the video has gone crazy viral on social media with over 82,000 views, 1500 retweets and 9,000 likes.
In the comments section, netizens thanked Susanta Nanda for sharing the clip and also gushed over the baby elephant.
“Innocence and awe! And yes, glee,” a comment reads. Another user said, “Can’t miss the delight on the face of the calf.”
See the comments here:
— Gayatree Mohapatra (@gayatree620) June 25, 2020
Sooo adorable sir, please put longer videos of such baby elephants playing.
— Nithya Hari (@HariNithya2) June 25, 2020
Thank you for your videos
— cat (@cat37410783) June 25, 2020
Innocence and awe! and yes, Glee!
— Achala (@Achala38484605) June 26, 2020
He has a Smile & Naughty Eyes for his playtime….
— Jai Hind SINGH (@R_INDIAN_) June 25, 2020
Can’t miss the delight on the face of the calf
— Aayushi (@Antisocial_nV) June 25, 2020
— Sunilkumar P R (@sunilpullat) June 25, 2020
— Rakesh Jamwal (@rakeshrjamwal) June 25, 2020
This brought a smile! Thank you
— Suleen Kulkarni (@sulkul) June 25, 2020
What a happy face……
— Harish (@harry_v_rayan) June 26, 2020
This is beyond cute!