MAYA MYTHOLOGY

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XAMAN-EK

Mayan Directions God

Also known as AH-CHICUMEK, AH-CHICUM-EK, KUH, CHUEN, XAMEN-EK, GOD-C

God of the North with a black monkey head

You may think there is worse to come — but no, he is all peace and benevolence. In fact he’s a God of Holiness and Godliness. A real God’s God.

His symbol is the North Star, used for guidance and direction, so he’s the one to call upon if you get lost. He’s also known as God C. C is for Copal Trees. His only indulgence, if you are offering, is incense from the resin of the copal tree.

XAMAN-EK FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : XAMAN-EK
Location : Mesoamerica
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Direction
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : AH-CHICUMEK, AH-CHICUM-EK, KUH, CHUEN, XAMEN-EK, GOD-C
Popularity index : 13206
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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "XAMAN-EK: God of Direction from Mayan mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Jan. 2014. Web. 22 August 2014.

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