Papa Legba - God of Communication - Haitian God. Papa Legba is a God of Communication who acts as intermediary between the gods and humanity.
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Papa Legba - God of Communication - Haitian God

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Papa Legba - God of Communication

Papa Legba is a God of Communication who acts as intermediary between the gods and humanity. He stands at a spiritual crossroads and gives (or denies) permission to speak with the spirits. He is depicted as an old man on a crutch or with a cane, wearing a broad brimmed straw hat and smoking a pipe, or sprinkling water.

--~Attributes and Correspondences~--

Area of Influence:
Communication, Messenger

Haitian

Crossroads

Dogs

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Knife, Walking Stick

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Haitian - Gods and Goddesses

NameTitleType

Agwe

God who rules over the sea, fish, and aquatic plants.

God

Ayida-Weddo

Goddess of fertility.

Goddess

Papa Legba

God of Communication

God

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