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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.

*This article or section contains information based on sources in the "Lovecraft Circle" Myth Cycles, and while guided by HPL are not based on his work alone.

Shathak is the wife of Tsathoggua and the mother of Zvilpogghua. The being mated with Tsathoggua to produce Zvilpogghua on the planet Neptune according to the Parchments of Pnom. The name's similarlity to Shantaks is probably conincidental. Also called Chushax and Zishaik in other texts.

NotesEdit

Shathak (and variants Chushax and Zishaik) were created by Clark Ashton Smith, but not elaborated upon. Laurence J. Cornford correlated some elements.

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