In the passage "Rikki Tikki Tavi," what do the characters represent?
There are unusual friendships made. The kindness of the family is repaid when the mongoose saves them from the snakes.
Rikki Tikki Tavi is a mongoose who is found by a family (mother, father and son - called Teddy)
There are also 2 cobras and 2 tailor birds.
The family take Rikki Tikki Tavi into their home when he is injured.
On 2 occasions he saves them from the snakes.