Cut-down Canaanite God of Healing
Sorry, he can heal no longer can as he suffered emasculation at the hands of a Goddess called ASTRONOE — a real no-noe Goddess. We know nothing else about her and feel no necessity to pursue our enquiries. Poor old ESHMUN was a healing deity and it was very much a case of physician heal thyself.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Area or people : Canaan
Location : the Middle-East
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 217
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