Fijian Mythology

The Gods, Spirits and Legendary Creatures of Fiji

LIGADUA

Fijian Music God

Also known as Liga-Dua, Lingadua

God of the Drum

Strangely, he has only one arm, so single stroke rolls could have been his idea.

He supervises the Royal Drums of the Kings. He can take their voices away if the sacrifices to him are not up to scratch.

Ligadua Facts and Figures

Name: Ligadua
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Liga-Dua, Lingadua
Name means: One-armed

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

In charge of: Music
Area of expertise: Music

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 860

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

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