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Title: Elegua  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Eshu, Santería, Yoruba religion, Orisha, Yoruba deities
Collection: African Traditional Religions, Brazilian Mythology, Crossroads Mythology, Santería, Trickster Gods, Yoruba Deities, Yoruba Mythology
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Elegua (also spelled Eleggua; known as Eleguá in Latin America) is an Orisha. He is syncretized with either Saint Michael, Saint Anthony of Padua, or the Holy Child of Atocha.

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  • :: All About Eleggua
  • :: Todo Sobre Eleggua
  • :: Tout sur les Eleggua
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