Southeast Asian Mythology

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SENGALANG BURONG

Iban and Ngaju Abundance God

Also known as LANG-SINGALANG-BURONG, SINGALANG-BURONG

God of War, Poetry and Tribal Prosperity

Possibly the spirit of a famous ancestor, he is much revered with many rituals and ceremonies. Most of these are designed to placate him as he seems a bit tetchy.

Sengalang Burong’s messenger on Earth is Tambarinang, the Holy Hornbill Bird.

Sengalang Burong Facts and Figures

Name: Sengalang Burong
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: LANG-SINGALANG-BURONG, SINGALANG-BURONG

Gender: Male
Type: God
Area or people: Iban and Ngaju people of Borneo
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Abundance
Area of expertise: Abundance

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 91

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Article last revised on May 05, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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