SOUTH AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY

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CHIA

South American Evil Goddess

Also known as CHIÁ

Evil Moon Goddess

Wife of BOCHICA.

Identified with HUITACA, the drunken Goddess of Bad Behavior, she is believed to have caused a number of floods — possibly in association with CHIBCHACHUM.

As punishment for her crimes against humanity, she was transformed into the Moon. Or — if you prefer a different version of the legend — an owl. Or possibly the owl in the moon, or an owl that moons.

She was known to be on friendly terms with CHIBCHACHUM, but the rumor mill has long since closed down.

CHIA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CHIA
Area or people : Chibcha of Colombia
Location : South America
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Evil
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : CHIÁ
Popularity index : 4137

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Article last updated on 21 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CHIA: Goddess of Evil from South American mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 July 2014.

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