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Pakistan's Snake Charmers Describe Initiation Process

  • Ayesha Tanzeem

VOA spends time with a Pakistani "Jogi" or snake charmer who says they make a sacred pact with a snake in the name of Pir Goga, their guru of ancient times. They tell the snake they will release it after a given time, usually 3-4 months, if it agrees to cooperate and not hurt them. Ayesha Tanzeem reports.

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