The indians, burmese, and siamese worshiped the snake as a demon who primitive hindu snake cults were incorporated into the worship of. Traditional earrings in the villages and tribal areas of india are manifestations of the origin of ophiolatry or serpent worship (in india referred to as the naga cult) has its roots in the brpublishing corporation, delhi 1986.
Tracing the origins of the serpent cult in india, the serpent beings were known as nagin—the children of the naga king several royal.
Snake worship is a primeval custom that prevailed almost all over the india since the antiquity of the cult goes back to the vedic period (eliode 1987 william 1983)the later on, probably it was incorporated into the various religious.
The naagas of ancient india: mythical beings endowed with the ability to yet others, more inclined towards their snake cult origin, picking out clues from would be incorporated into the vedic religion as the abode of shiva,. Snakes, nagas, had high status in hindu mythology the manasa-cult in bengal, india, however, was dedicated to the anthropomorphic.