Iqi-Balam

Iqi-Balam

The moon Jaguar in the traditions of the Quiche people of Mexico, Igi-Balam is one of four beings, known collectively as the Balam, who guard the four directions and are considered fearsome and terrible monsters.

John and Caitlin Matthews, The Element Encyclopaedia of Magical Creatures, 2013, Iqi-Balam, p 255

 

moon Jaguar

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