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King Cobra country

The world's first King Cobra Sanctuary at Someshwar, Karnataka. One of the wettest place on earth, this is pristine tropical forest with hundreds of endemic species of flora & fauna. The locals around revere and protect the king of snakes.

(the blast of white is how it is like during the rains, enveloped by rain clouds, average rainfall exceeds 1000 cms)

 

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www.sandeshkadur.com/

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Taken on September 19, 2008