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Top 10 wine gods and goddesses

11th January, 2013 by Rupert Millar

9. Mbaba Mwana Waresa

mbaba-mwana-waresaThis goddess is a fertility symbol to the Zulu as well as goddess of the rain, agriculture and beer.

She is widely revered in Southern Africa (some say because of the invention of beer) and the story goes that she took a mortal husband when she could not find a suitable man among the gods.

 

One Response to “Top 10 wine gods and goddesses”

  1. Robert says:

    It seems that the ancients knew to mix alcohol consumption and sex.

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