Mbomba

 


Mbomba, Mongo and Nkundo (Zaire, central Africa), is a creator god who operates through intermediaries known as bilima and through spirits of the dead, bahali. He is recognized by other names such as landa, Komba, Mbomba, Njakomba and Wai. There exists among the Ngbandi people a monster or water god by the same name. A.G.H.


Source:

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