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One aspect of the snake religion is the snake had the power of protection. It was important for the deceased to be protected after death by making the the grave site in the form of a snakes head. By viewing the burial site from above the grave or mound is formed in the shape of a heart the symbol used for indicating a snakes head. The burials come in different forms. Some forms are mounds or just a rock outline, or both.