Melanesian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Melanesia

DARVI

Melanesian Ruler Spirit

Top God of the Demas

The Demas were a race of half-spirit, half-human beings with a penchant for tinkering.

When the newly-invented fire got out of control, Darvi saved the day, and in the process created the island of New Guinea. See our entry on the Demas for more info.

Darvi Facts and Figures

Name: Darvi
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: Spirit
Area or people: Papua New Guinea
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Ruling
Area of expertise: Ruling

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 705

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Article last revised on April 29, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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