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"Serving the Lwas: Vodou Gods of Haiti"

Craft & Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA


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Flag, Altar, and Sculpture for Dambala

 

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Danbala (Dambala, Dambalah)
Patriarchal god of power, knowledge, and wisdom, he is considered the Great Life Spirit and master of the sky and/or ancient water spirit. With his wife Ayida Wedo, they stand for birth and creation. This favored lwa's symbol is the serpent, and his Catholic counterpart is St. Patrick or Moses.


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