Fijian Mythology

The Gods, Spirits and Legendary Creatures of Fiji


Fijian Sky Goddess

Goddess of the Sky

She came down to Earth in the guise of a grey rat, but had the ability to change into a beautiful woman or a hag with a tongue a yard long. If she visited a man at night in her beauty mode he would be sure to die. What a tease.

She also ran an oracle service for priests, offering hot tips for future success in exchange for a little sacrifice. But word got out that she spent most of her time in a tree as a grey rodent. Someone must have ratted on her.

One night, a person or persons unknown cut down the tree. She must have realized she had outstayed her welcome, as she was never seen again.

Adi-Mailagu Facts and Figures

Name: Adi-Mailagu
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Fiji in Melanesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Sky
Area of expertise: Sky, Skies

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 9486

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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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