Australian Aboriginal Mythology

The Dreaming Gods and Spirits of Oz

DHAKHAN

Kabikabi Ancestral God

Ancestral Serpent God of the Kabi people

He’s half-fish and half-snake. We don’t know which half is which. But it doesn’t matter as he only appears in rainbow form. Yes, another Rainbow Snake. Or perhaps Rainbow Eel is more appropriate.

GodNote: Sorry this Dhakhan article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Dhakhan Facts and Figures

Name: Dhakhan
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Kabikabi (aka Gubbi Gubbi) tribe of Queensland
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Ancestors and Ancestral Spirits
Area of expertise: Ancestors

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Article last revised on April 22, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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