AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

CHIUTA

Picture of CHIUTA from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

African Rain God

All-Powerful Creator and Rain God

He is the Great Bow of Heaven. The Owner of All. The Creator.

What makes him so powerful? Rain. Malawi is one of nature’s dry spots, so rain-spotting is far more than a hobby. This bringer of the wet stuff is in great demand.

CHIUTA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CHIUTA
Area or people : Tunbuka people of Malawi
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Rain
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3902

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Article last updated on 21 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CHIUTA: God of Rain from African mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.

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