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"In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming..." - English translation of Aklo verse

This article is written on a topic within the Greater Cthulhu Mythos based on information from works in the Mythos. By default, all information is to be assumed to derive from the Lovecraft Myth Cycle unless otherwise marked.

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Yamath, the Lord of the Flames (EXP: The Wizard of Lemuria [Lin Carter], "The Pillars of Melkarth" [Richard Tierney]), is the Great Old One worshipped in ancient Lemuria in Patanga, City of the Flame, one of the three primal lords of Lemuria[1] and an aspect of the Triple God of Chaos.

In Tibet he was known as Yama, king of demons. (EXP: "Dope War of the Black Tong" [Robert M. Price])


  1. The Nyarlathotep Cycle, p.129
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