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Raluvimbha

by Micha F. Lindemans
The rain-god of the Bavenda of Transvaal. All the destructive natural phenomena (earthquakes, floods, thunder, drought) as well as plagues are attributed to him. Only the chieftain may address him, with 'grandfather'.

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  • Also known as:
    Raluvumbha
  • Etymology:
    luvumbha, eagle

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