Chimizapagua

South American - A Chibcha deity. In some accounts he is the same as Bochica who some equate with Nemquetcha. In other stories Chiminagagué is a creator who sent light through the universe on the backs of birds, though some say this name refers to the container in which light came to earth and was distributed by birds, while Chimizapagua was but a messenger for Chiminagagué. On occassion, referred to as Chimizapagua, Bochica, Bochica, Sua, Sugunsua, Xu(h)e, Zuhé, Nemquetcha, Chiminigagué or Chiminigagué.

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