AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

KAANG

Picture of the African Creator God KAANG from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

African Creator God

Creator God of the Botswana Bushmen

He got totally fed up with the disobedience of mankind and went away in a huff. Now somewhat aloof, his only communication with Earth these days is via preying mantises and caterpillars. Praying to KAANG is therefore a rather specialized subject, We can only suggest you take a quick course of Spiritual Entomology.

Legends reveal that he created the moon out of an old shoe, although the point of that is anybody’s guess.

KAANG FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : KAANG
Area or people : Botswana Bushmen
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Creating
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 5059
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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "KAANG: God of Creation from African mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 27 August 2014.

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