She is the Old One Of The Rye. The last rye sheaf of the harvest was made into an effigy of her and celebrated throughout the harvest festival part season. Her figure was then kept safely throughout the year until the next harvest. The original Catcher In The Rye.
Article last updated on 17 January 2013
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "RUGIU-BOBA: Goddess from Baltic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 17 Jan. 2013. Web. 20 August 2014.