Sudika-Mbambi

African - A hero of the Mbundu people of Angola. Son of Nzuadia. Twin brother of Kabundungulu. He was said to have been born armed and holding the tree of life, the Kilembe, and immediately set off in pursuit of the evil Makishi who had attacked his tribal village, assisted by the four Kipalende. His first wife was the daughter of a witch but he married a second wife, daughter of the king of the underworld, where he had been swallowed by the fish (or crocodile), Kimbuji, but rescued by his own brother, Kabundungulu. The brothers later fell out and fought, after which they went their separate ways. Also called Sudika-Mbambi, thunderbolt, thunderbolt, 'thunderbolt' or 'thunderbolt'.

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