Saturday, January 16, 2010

The Sacred Crocodiles of Manghopir

The origins of the Crocodiles in Manghopir are lost in time and there are many stories which relate to them. Presently they are located on the site of a shrine to a Muslim saint. A nearby archaelogical site (2500-1700 BC) suggests that Crocodiles were worshipped by people even way back then.

   Crocodile Feeding, Manghopir in 1870's

Read more about the Sacred Crocodiles by clicking HERE

View the most respectful 'Crocodile' Show I have ever seen. Makes a mockery of those shows I have seen in Thailand and the US and on videos for other collections.

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