Australian Aboriginal mythology

BAIAME

Kamilaroi Sky God

Also known as BIAME

A good all-round Creator Sky God

He believes in controlling things and in the beginning taught humans how everything works.

His weather forecasting, hunting and fishing classes were very popular, particularly with the shamans. And the stone fish trap he invented came in very useful.

He was also the father of DARAMULUM with his wife BIRRAHGNOOLOO.

Baiame Facts and Figures

Name: Baiame
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: BIAME

Gender: Male
Type: deity
Area or people: Kamilaroi tribe of New South Wales
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Sky
Area of expertise: Sky, Skies

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 25621

Article last updated on 30 November 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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