|A pair, with Yufin, of heavenly Beings who bless humankind. Early Nazorean
|A pair, with Yufafin, of heavenly Beings who bless humankind. Early Nazorean
|Yu-kha-war Zi-wa. A heavenly being. Yokabar brought peace into the world. Early Nazorean
|Source of Radiance. The name means: "The spirit of success". Son of Ptahil who answered Kusta. Early Nazorean
|God of the ways, of merchants and travellers. Aztec
|Goddess of death by freezing Japan
|A kind of Santa Klaus among the Lapps. He is eleven feet high, and rides on a goat. He appears on St. Thomas's Day, and continues his visits till Christmas Eve; but where he comes from and whither he goes nobody has the least idea.
|Has been held as a sacred festival by numberless nations.
|According to the belief of the Altaians, the good spirits,aru neme, are all subjects of the good god Yulgen, and the bad spirits, kara neme, of the evil god Erlik. Yulgen is so kind and generous that he never does harm to men. Sacrifices are offered to him by all, but no one fears him. Every bridegroom must sacrifice to him a horse of a light colour after his marriage.
|lord of the woods is a god of wild plants and animals important to the hunters. He is equally a protector of the fields against the incursions of wild nature and invoked by traditional farmers. Mayan
|God of death Mayan
|Mayan / Yucatec, Mesoamerican / Mexico
|God of death. Depicted with a skull head, bare ribs and spiny projections from the vertebrae, or with bloated flesh marked by dark rings of decomposition. He wears bell-like ornaments fastened in the hair. Sacrificial victims were offered to the god by drowning in the sacred pool or cenote. Also God A....
|A god of Agriculture & maize
|Mayan / Mesoamerican / Mexico
|vegetation god. The deity concerned with the growing and harvesting of maize, but also of husbandry in general. Depicted as a youthful figure with an ear of corn in his headdress. Also God E....
|Fairies of African mythology, about two feet high, of a white colour, and dressed like the people of Jaloff. Their favourite haunt is the range of hills called The Paps.
|God of clouds. China
|Yur Rba, Yuraba. Being of brilliant light. Another name of Yawar-Ziwa, Treasurer, king of Light worlds. Early Nazorean
|A Rainbow snake goddess, who oversaw the maturing and initiation of boys into manhood. She was a fertility goddess, åśśociated with rebirth and the weather. She is also known as Kalseru. Arnhem Land, Australia