AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

OSHE

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

African God

A safety-conscious Storm God

Most Gods of Thunder and Lightning are a bit fierce (if not completely homicidal). Not OSHE. If you’re worried about being zapped by a lightning bolt, his effigy on a priest’s staff can invoke protection. Call in at the staff room if the weather looks stormy.

OSHE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : OSHE
Area or people : Yoruba people of Nigeria and Benin
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 2885

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Article last updated on 20 May 2011 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "OSHE: God from African mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 20 May. 2011. Web. 1 August 2014.

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