Non-violence is the greatest Dharma; So too is all righteous violence.
It is a new point I learned from this thread is umbrella can be used as protection tool.
'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease
I wonder if we can hide from an elephant's view by going down on our knees! It debunks the theory that the top view is a vantage point. Also, elephants have an excellent sense of smell ( I heard) and if they cannot see you they can definitely smell you.
In the wild, animals attack when they are with their young or if you venture too close to where their babies are. They also attack when they feel threatened. When confronted with a wild animal it is best to move away, without showing your back to the animal.
Making loud sounds also scares away most animals. Clap loudly, cup your mouth and let out a loud cry, beat on a metal piece – these are said to work.
The most important tip is to not panic. Check the YouTube video - Grizzly bear and cubs chase hiker in Alaska.
"A love affair with knowledge will never end in heartbreak" - Michael Garrett Marino