AFRICAN MYTHOLOGY

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

THIXO

African Sun God

Sun God of Tickly Noses

THIXO is not a brand of adhesive but a regional name for Creator deity TSUI-GOAB. He is also the father of QAMATA.

According to writer Nomboniso Gasa, his name is most frequently invoked when sneezing. Thus: "Atchooo! Thixo!".

THIXO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : THIXO
Area or people : Xhosa and Ponda people of South Africa
Location : Africa
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Sun
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 3840
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Article last updated on 31 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. "Thixo: African God of the Sun." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 31 Jan. 2014. Web. 18 September 2014.

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