Aduare Achumba, a visitor to the Temple of Pythons, reacts as a 

Aduare Achumba, a visitor to the Temple of Pythons, reacts as a guide puts a python on her head in Ouidah, Benin, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. Ouidah, considered the major cultural city in the West African nation of Benin, is preparing for its annual Voodoo Festival on Thursday. Voodoo is an official religion in this nation of 9 million people and this year's festival will honor the salves taken from surrounding countries and sent into America and the Caribbean, people who brought the religion with them. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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Aduare Achumba, a visitor to the Temple of Pythons, reacts as a guide puts a python on her head in Ouidah, Benin, on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013. Ouidah, considered the major cultural city in the West African nation of Benin, is preparing for its annual Voodoo Festival on Thursday. Voodoo is an official religion in this nation of 9 million people and this year's festival will honor the salves taken from surrounding countries and sent into America and the Caribbean, people who brought the religion with them. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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