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Ladies and gantlemen,

Nyja or Nija – Lechitic god of the underworld, wealth, magic, water depths and the world of the dead. In Poland, he was worshiped at the beginning of the fifteenth century. To this day associated with such well-known figures as Boruta and Rokita.

Lord of the underworld and the night sky. In Pomerania, worshipped as Triglav (Polish: Trzygłów) and imagined as three interconnected forms. Nyja the judge and guardian of oaths severely punishing perjury. Worshipped especially in the time of the November Dziady (with Marzanna), when was asked for a good place for the dead ancestors, which indirectly preserved today in Tychów”

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