Top Dogon Sky God and Creator of the Universe
In the beginning, his mighty word created a primordial egg from the atom of a seed, which must have been some undertaking. This was actually a double-yolker which contained various Godly goodies and not a little confusion.
Meanwhile, the details of AMMA's further career vary depending on the tribe, the weather, and the color of your socks. We know that his offspring were OGO, YURUGU, YASIGI and a host of NOMMO Godlets, but how, why and in what order remains a tangled mystery. We suspect the Dogon people are trying to confuse us. Unless, of course, they're just as confused as we are.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Area or people : Dogon people of Mali
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 634
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