Also known as Musilinda.

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  • Indian Indian (culture)
  • Reptilian Reptilian (attribute)
  • Friendly Friendly (behaviour)

King of the Nagas, Muchalinda is a great Cobra of Buddhism. In Hindu the Muchalinda is known as Vasuki. When Buddha was meditating under the bodhi tree the cobra moved around the Buddha seven times before using its body to protect Buddha from the rain. After the storm Muchalinda left and later reappeared as a human to become one of Buddha’s disciples.

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