Videos of whales, dolphins swimming in the sea are pretty common and yet we are delighted to watch them every time it comes on the timeline of our social media.
However, in what can be said as a rare capture and a social media post, the internet has now found a video of elephants swimming in a lake, that too, in India.
While a common notion of elephants is that they walk in herds, the sight of the huge mammal swimming in water is unheard of by most.
Hence, when this video of elephants swimming in Periyar river was posted on Twitter, it got a massive response.
The fact that elephants can be seen using their trunks as snorkels has intrigued netizens even further.
Within less than two days, the video has received over 23,000 views.
Watch the video to see why it has received so much from the netizens.