Balam Agab

Central American - In Mayan lore, one of the first 4 men. Brother of Balam Quitze, Iqi Balam and Mahucutah. He and his brothers were created from maize flour and broth brewed by Xmucané. Each had his own guardian spirit, Avilux being allocated to Balam Agab. The gods created a woman for each of the brothers and they produced children, who became the ancestors of the tribes when their parents returned to their original home in paradise. In some accounts, known as Balam Agab, Tiger of the Night, Tiger of the Night, 'night jaguar' or 'night jaguar'.

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