Da

Tibetan - A guardian god. This deity sits on one's right shoulder and protects one from enemies. He is envisaged as clad in golden armour, riding a white horse and holding a spear. From the deity's own shoulders spring a lion and a tiger. His constant companions are said to be a man-monkey, a black bear and a dog. Also called Da, Dan Ayido Hwedo, Dan Ayido Hwedo, Aido Hwedo, Aido Wedo, Da, Da Aido-Hwedo, Rainbow Snake, (Da) Aida Hwedo, Haitian Damballah Wedo, Yoruba Oshunmare, Damballah Wedo or Dangbe.

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