The White Goddess Divinity of the Day: - Mahuika: Fire goddess. - Bannik: God of the Bathhouse. - 26 October 2020 - Day 300
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Monday, 26 October 2020

Divinity of the Day: 26 October 2020 - Day 300

Divinity of the Day

Todays Divinities are:

Mahuika: Fire goddess. [Maori]

Bannik: God of the Bathhouse. [Slavic]

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Mahuika - Fire goddess.

Mahuika is a Fire goddess and wife of the god Auahituroa, the God of comets, and the origin of fire. They had five children, named for the five fingers on the human hand, called Nga Manawa.

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Area of Influence:
Fire

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Bannik - God of the Bathhouse.

Bannik is a God of the Bathhouse. The bathhouse was a sauna and a place where women gave birth and practiced divinations. He had the ability to predict the future.

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Area of Influence:
Bathhouse, Divination

Slavic

Bathhouse

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Water

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Bibliography

  • The Witches God - Janet and Stewart Farrar
  • The Witches Goddess - Janet and Stewart Farrar
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  • Celtic Goddesses - Miranda Green
  • Gods, Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia - Jeremy Black and Anthony Green
  • Maori Religion and Mythology - Edward Shortland
  • The Greek Myths - Robert Graves
  • Encyclopedia of Goddesses and Heroines, 2-Volume Set - Patricia Monaghan
  • Asgard and the Gods: The Tales and Traditions of Our Northern Ancestors - Wilhelm Wägner Macdovvall
  • The Mythology of all Races - Vol 1-12 - Louis H Gray
  • The Ancient Gods Speak - Edited by Donald B Redford
  • The Pyramid Texts - Faulkner
  • Aradia, Gospel of the Witches - Charles G. Leland
  • Myths of the Norsemen From the Eddas and Sagas - H. A. Guerber
  • The Theogony of Hesiod - translated by Hugh G. Evelyn-White 1914
  • Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities, 2-Volume Set - Charles Russell Coulter and Patricia Turner
  • Wikipedia

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