The Mayon (also the black one) early Davidian (Tamil) (southern India and Sir Lanka) is a creator god. It is an animalistic high god of the pastoral regions.

In african mythology, he is mentioned in Sangam literature stories and is thought to live in trees. Perhaps equated with Vishnu or KrishnaA.G.H.


Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993. p. 161