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ALA

Picture of the African Fertility Goddess ALA from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

African Fertility Goddess

Also known as ALE, ALLA, ANE

Earth Mother Goddess

A very popular deity, her specialist subjects are Fertility and Death. Thus she has a hand in the beginning of life and its end.

She was begotten by Sun God CHUKU and, finding him irresistibly sunny, became his wife.

ALA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ALA
Area or people : Ibo people of Nigerian
Location : Africa
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Fertility
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ALE, ALLA, ANE
Popularity index : 11700

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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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