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Rikki-tikki-tavi. By Rudyard Kipling. Setting. Since Segowlee cantonment was a British military base in northern India, the story must take place during a time when the British had military stations in India, when India was a British colony.

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rikki tikki tavi

Rikki-tikki-tavi

By Rudyard Kipling

setting
Setting
  • Since Segowlee cantonment was a British military base in northern India, the story must take place during a time when the British had military stations in India, when India was a British colony.
  • like the United States of America, India is no longer a British colony. India became independent in 1947
mongoose
Mongoose
  • They subsist on rodents and snakes and are renowned for attacking even the largest and most poisonous snakes
  • Mongooses have been introduced to many areas of the world in order to control rodents and snakes
  • But importation of mongooses into the United States is prohibited because they also destroy many useful animals.
tailorbird
Tailorbird
  • This bird is typically found in open woodland, scrub and gardens.
  • They get their name from the way their nest is constructed.
  • The edges of a large leaf are pierced and sewn together with plant fiber or spiders web to make a cradle in which the actual grass nest is built.
  • Common Tailorbird builds its nest in a shrub and lays 3-5 eggs.
cobra snake
Cobra Snake
  • common name for certain members of a family of venomous snakes, known for their intimidating behavior and deadly bite.
  • This snake causes many deaths each year in India, where it is regarded with religious awe and is seldom killed.
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