JAPANESE MYTHOLOGY

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BIMBOGAMI

Picture of the Japanese Poverty God BIMBOGAMI from our Japanese mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Japanese Poverty God

An extremely poor Japanese God

He doesn’’t help the poor — he makes you poor. He is filthy, scruffy, ragged and bearded and you will find it very difficult to get rid of him if he gets inside your home.

The clicking of deathwatch beetles is a warning sign he is with you...

BIMBOGAMI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BIMBOGAMI
Location : Japan
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Poverty
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 9651
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Article last updated on 08 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "BIMBOGAMI: God of Poverty from Japanese mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 08 Jan. 2014. Web. 29 August 2014.

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