Slavic Mythology

The Gods of Eastern Europe and Russia...

RADIGAST

West Slavic Wisdom God

Also known as Radegast, Radigost, Radogost

God of Sound Advice and Thought

He’s easily recognizable — he carries a two-headed axe, has a bull’s head on his chest and wears a flying swan on his head. We can only hope he’s doing it for a bet.

He may be a colleague of Sventovit or even Sventovit himself.

Radigast Facts and Figures

Name: Radigast
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Radegast, Radigost, Radogost

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Western Slav people of old Germany and Baltic coast
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Wisdom
Area of expertise: Wisdom

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 822

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Article last revised on May 25, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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