A king cobra in an unusual and unique composition.

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A king cobra in an unusual and unique composition.

From the book: the largest poisonous snake in the world: the king cobra or hamadryad in Southeast Asia. According to mythology, this snake is like the mist between the trees, like a spiritual being. Few people know where it is actually found and how it lives its hidden life in the last belts of rain forest between eastern India and Hong Kong and on some of the Sunda Islands.

Man both worships and detests this impressive serpent, and in the Thai countryside, there are snake charmers who both dance and shadow box with bred king cobras