VOODOU MYTHOLOGY

The Voodoo Spirits of Haiti & the Caribbean

LEGBA(2)

Caribbean Light God

The Ruler of Light

One of the old Fon originals from Africa (see LEGBA).

In Haitian mode he is a jaunty old man with a pipe, a stick and a sunshade.

When he retires at night he hands over to the far less friendly MAIT-CARREFOUR.

LEGBA(2) FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : LEGBA(2)
Area or people : Haiti
Location : the Caribbean
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Light
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : GOOD, quite approachable
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 5174
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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Legba(2): Caribbean God of Light (Caribbean mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 30 September 2014.

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