Tragedy to Triumph

Three years ago an evil atrocity fell upon the Kariega Game Reserve, as Thandi, Themba and a third rhino were mercilessly hacked by poacher’s axes.

thandi before

Today we bear witness to nothing short of miraculous.  As we celebrate the life of Thandi and her daughter, we also remember Themba and the tireless dedication of the staff surrounding them.

Thandi and Thembi 3-2

Now Kariega has announced, the little one has been most appropriately named- Thembi, meaning hope. Was there really any other choice?

 

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2 thoughts on “Tragedy to Triumph

  1. what a lovely name bless them both and keep them safe x

  2. Reblogged this on Sherlockian's Blog and commented:
    Wish there were more successful stories like this.

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