PERKUNASAlso known as PERKŪNAS, PERKANA, PERKONIS, PERKUNIS, DIVIRIKS
The Top Baltic Thunder God
This is the Big P God. The Major All-encompassing Top Thunder God of the Baltic.
He is king of the skies even though his chariot is drawn by goats. They are the Billy Goats Gruff Brigade of goats, monumental and magnificent.
As a major deity of extreme importance, PERKUNAS has many names and stories associated with him. We also have him listed under his Slav equivalent PERUN. A god like this can always be run past you again.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Lithuania, Latvia and Prussia
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : PERKŪNAS, PERKANA, PERKONIS, PERKUNIS, DIVIRIKS
Popularity index : 643
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