African Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Africa

NIMBA

Baga Mother Goddess

Also known as D’mba, Yamban

Mother Goddess of the Baga

She is the Universal Mother. She is depicted in Baga masks as a lady with an extended neck and long droopy breasts, signifying her universal motherliness.

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Nimba Facts and Figures

Name: Nimba
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: D’mba, Yamban

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Baga of Guinea
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Motherhood
Area of expertise: Mother

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1596

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Article last revised on November 03, 2018 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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