Amihan (or Kaptan, to the Visayans) was the Diwata god of the wind. According to the legends of the Philippines various ethnic groups, Amihan was one of the three primary Diwata raised by Gaea. The three gods created humanity from bamboo and gave them a soul.[1]


  • Amihan was a genderless deity and Kaptan was a supreme god in the Philippine mythology.

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