Fijian Mythology

The Gods, Spirits and Legendary Creatures of Fiji

DAKUWAQA

Fijian Guardian God

Also known as Dakuwanga, Ndakuwang-Ga, Ndakuwangga

A Shark God of Fishermen

He was a seaside menace with a voracious appetite. There was no stopping him, until along came an Octopus God who slapped him about in no uncertain terms and forced him to behave.

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Dakuwaqa Facts and Figures

Name: Dakuwaqa
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Dakuwanga, Ndakuwang-Ga, Ndakuwangga

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Fiji in Melanesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Guarding
Area of expertise: Guardian

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 127

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

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