She is a deity of the harvest. The last rye sheaf of the harvest was made into an effigy of her and celebrated throughout the harvest festival season.
Her figure was then kept safely throughout the year until the next harvest. The original Catcher In The Rye.
Article last updated on 19 August 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "RUGIU-BOBA: Goddess of Harvests from Baltic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 19 Aug. 2014. Web. 2 September 2014.