Water Spirits

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Ijaw People - Religion and Cultural Practices
... ancestors plays a central role in Ijaw traditional religion, while water spirits, known as Owuamapu figure prominently in the Ijaw pantheon ... Ijaw religious beliefs hold that water spirits are like humans in having personal strengths and shortcomings, and that humans dwell among the water spirits before being born ... system of belief is to maintain the living in the good graces of the water spirits among whom they dwelt before being born into this world, and each year the Ijaw hold celebrations in ...
Cobold - Water Spirits
... and the Baltic Sea, and may represent a third type of kobold or possibly a different spirit that has merged with kobold traditions ... For example, a Klabautermann will pump water from the hold, arrange cargo, and hammer at holes until they can be repaired ... for his ship's Klabautermann in his cabin and that the captain offered the spirit the best food and drink he had to offer ...
Red Horn (Siouan Deity) - Red Horn As A Star
... him to the lodge of a beautiful woman who in reality was a water spirit (wakcexi) ... There he was made captive by the bad water spirits (wakcexi šišik) ... Loon and Otter were the nephews of the water spirits ...

Famous quotes containing the words spirits and/or water:

    See, I have given you authority to tread on snakes and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy; and nothing will hurt you. Nevertheless, do not rejoice at this, that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 10:19,20.

    And one rose in a tent of sea and gave
    A darkening shudder; water fell away;
    The whale stood shining, and then sank in spray.
    Yvor Winters (1900–1968)