India’s nomadic Vadi tribe teaches thei …

snake-charmers-smIndia’s nomadic Vadi tribe teaches their kids to charm venomous serpents. For a Vadi child, a decade’s worth of snake-charming training kicks off when he or she turns 2 years old. In keeping with sacred, millennium-old traditions, the boys are taught to charm the snakes, whereas the girls learn to keep the cobras and other snakes happy and healthy.