snake god


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Noun1.snake god - a god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indiessnake god - a god of voodoo cults of African origin worshipped especially in West Indies
deity, divinity, god, immortal - any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
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Archaeologists believe further exploration of the underground passage will lead to more information about the Kukulcan, the Mayan snake god who bears the likeness of a feathered serpent and exited a cave after an earthquake.
Pay homage to the city deity, a reclining Hanuman on the banks of the Ganga and to the snake God in NagVasukhi temple.
An Indian woman got hitched to a snake after a snake god appeared to her in a dream and told her to do so.
From Thomas Mofolo's Chaka's prophetic, spirit-driven vision of a snake god who rises and prophesies that Chaka will be a mighty king, and the African emperor's subsequent seemingly demonic mission to build a nation of warriors, to Achebe's abused, self-blinded visionary priest in Arrow of God, the urgency to understand why European colonization descended upon and shattered traditional African civilizations with gunpowder-powered frenzy escalates.
The festival begins on Naag Panchami, festival dedicated to honour the snake God.
Zombie was originally the snake god worshiped in West Indian voodoo ceremonies based upon the worship of the python god in West Africa.
Presumably overtaken by the snake god, he flicked his tongue while being carried atop a conga drum.