Afghan - A hero, weather-god and water-god of the Kafir. Son of Imra. He rescued the gods, sun and moon which had been locked up by giants in a house made of gold. His function is to defend man, whom he helped to create, from demons. He is envisaged as a huge giant who lives in a lake surrounded by flame and may be depicted as a human with a bow and arrow, a standing stone or a fire-breathing bull. In some lore, occasionally known as Mon, Mandi or Mandi.

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