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Snake Worship in India

Snake Worship in India

Author G.Ravindran Nair
Language English
Size 14 x 19.5 cms; Paperback
Pages 46
Photos B & W -1; Colour - 4
Price Rs. 18
Indian dances and songs are replete with praise of the powers that snakes are believed to possess. In fact in Tamil Nadu, Nagarcoil derives its name on a snake shrine in the city. The book traces in detail the origins of snake worship, the legends and the tradition, the serpent cult and snake cult art in India.



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