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Kaang


Kaang is the supreme deity of the Bushmen whose name varies among tribes from Khu, Kho or Thora. He has no cult. Thora has an adversary Gauna or Gawa.

Some authorities say the Kaang is thought to be more of a primordial character endowed with magic power than a supreme deity, an attribute which he appears to have assumed under Bantu influence.. A.G.H.


Source:

Grimal, Pierre, Larousse World Mythology, Secaucus, New Jersey, Chartwell Books, 1965. p. 520



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