Mawu-Lisa are the creator deities of Dahomey mythology, associated with the moon and sun. In some myths, they are married twins; in others, both deities are aspects of the same androgynous or hermaphroditic deity.
b-sama: ‘African Madonna’ African Madonna is a self-initiated project by illustration studio, Studio Muti. “Combining elements from South African tribal culture and referencing religious icons, we came up with our version of an “African Madonna”.
brandiauset: “ Ngame - African Goddess of the Soul. The tribes of Ghana see Ngame as a moon deity, and believe She created the celestial planets. She gave humans souls by shooting lunar rays into them.
: shun the water deity, I feel so late I remember learning about her in high school (on my own).but that pretty awesome that Beyonce basic her album on her experience in life but aligned it with African m mythology deity.
SHANGO: Yoruba Orisha (African god) of fire, lightning and thunder.also represents male power and sexuality. Shango, one of the most popular Orishas, is married to Obba, Oshun and Oya and is the son of Agayu.