Indonesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Indonesia


Nias Creator God

Also known as Lowalani

Creator Sky God

He lives in the sky and runs everything. Does that sound familiar?

As a creator of humans, he gives you a breath of life to start you off. Then he asks what you want to do on Earth. As you have only just been created and know nothing, this is a tough question. That probably explains why life seems so confusing.

His mother Ina-da Samadulo Höse had two sets of mixed twins. Lowalangi married the twin of his brother Lature Danö but she seems to be content to remain very much in the background. A sort of ‘her indoors’.

Lowalangi Facts and Figures

Name: Lowalangi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Lowalani

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Nias (Ono Niha) people of Sumatra, Indonesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Creating
Area of expertise: Creation

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
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Article last revised on May 11, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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