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Mawu is one of the Orishas, a extra-dimensional race of beings still worshipped as gods Africa and as members of the Loa or patron gods of Voodoo. Together with the rainbow serpent, Oshunmare, she created Ifé, realm of the African Gods, using her own life force known as Lido. From that realm, the other African Gods came to be by gaining consciousness within the realm.


  • Immortality: As a god, Mawu is virtually immortal. She cannot be destroyed through conventional means, and she will never age.

  • This character is an adaptation of Mawu, a character in traditional stories. These include, but may not be limited to religious texts, myth, and/or folk lore. More information on the original can be found at Wikipedia.org.