One of the deities who are invoked in the post-entombment rites for the dead. He is also invoked to protect against a group of eight evil spirits known as "spitters," whose saliva cause disease.
- Barton, Roy Franklin. (1946). "The Religion of the Ifugaos." MAAA no. 65, p. 74.
- Coleman, J. A. (1997). The Dictionary of Mythology. London: Arcturus Publishing Limited.