In Russia, the king of snakes was considered a Snake. He lived with his retinue under the earth, and possessed great treasures. Every spring and woke up the snake Kingdom, crawled to the surface, looking for the snake bride, bride. 12 June has traditionally been the Coil, this day in the villages only the men went and the women stayed at home, not to get the eye of the Snake, not to be his bride. From this marriage there were children.