SOUTH AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY

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MANI(2)

South American Grain God

Well-loved Brazilian Food God.

He started out as a mortal who claimed he would take on celestial status upon his demise and come back as a maniac.

No, that can’t be right. Further research has revealed that he came back as Manioc, which is a staple food plant.

This still sounds rather strange. Do Brazilians eat staples?

MANI(2) FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MANI(2)
Area or people : Brazil
Location : South America
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Grain
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 2106

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Article last updated on 09 February 2013 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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