African Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

ACHIMI

Kabyle Buffalo Goddess

Picture of the African Buffalo Goddess Achimi from our African mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Buffalo Goddess

She’s the daughter of Buffalo God Itherther. They were buffaloes long before the herd instinct took effect.

They’re responsible for hunting and meat-eating, which seems rather daft behavior for edible deities. Nowadays it would probably be better to call them Burger Gods.

Achimi Facts and Figures

Name: Achimi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Kabyle people of Algeria
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Buffaloes
Area of expertise: Buffaloes

Good/Evil Rating: OKAY, not bad
Popularity index: 2005

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Article last revised on November 01, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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