Rainbow Snake

General - A creator or fertility symbol in many African, East Indian and Australian. Stories. Some of the many names for this being include Galaru, Galeru, Kaleru, Kalse(u)ru, Karia, Kunmanggur, Langal, Mindi, Muit, Ngalbjod, Taipan, Wolunkwa, Wonambi, Worombi and Yero. On occassion, identified as Rainbow Snake, Dan Ayido Hwedo, Dan Ayido Hwedo, Aido Hwedo, Aido Wedo, Da, Da Aido-Hwedo, Da, (Da) Aida Hwedo, Haitian Damballah Wedo, Yoruba Oshunmare, Damballah Wedo, Dangbe, Great Rainbow Snake, Great Rainbow Snake, Kunmanggur, Kunmanggur, Yurlungur, Mbumba Luangu, Mbumba Luangu, rainbow, rainbow, Rainbow Serpent, Rainbow Serpent, sacred serpents, snake, snake, Naga, Nidhogg, White Snake of Hangchow, Great Father, Great Father, Brhaspati, Dagda, Dji or Dji.

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