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YASIGI

Well-endowed Goddess of Dancing, Beer and Masks

What's not to like? Large breasts, beer and plenty of cavorting. She sounds like every straight guy's dream. Apart from the masks.

Party Goddess YASIGI is the daughter of AMMA. Born from his cosmic Kinder Egg, she was taken into care at an early age to protect her from her evil twin brother YURUGU.

The NOMMO Twins looked after her while YURUGU went on the rampage, and after that she appears to have become a celebrity figure. She now presides over the Sigi ceremony, a ritual held every sixty years to commemorate the making of the Mask of the Dead.

Statues depict her as an incredibly large-breasted female holding a beer ladle and dancing the night away. How come we never get invited to these Dogon discos?

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Article last updated on 27 May 2011
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT YASIGI : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : YASIGI
Area or people : Dogon people of Mali
Location : Africa
Gender : Female
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 708

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