Redjal El Marja
- Middle Eastern (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Hellish (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Troublesome (behaviour)
A Djinn or evil spirit from the traditions of Morocco of which the name means ‘Men of the Marshes’. The live outside the town of Marrakech and haunt the swamps there. These swamps eventually drained and the spirit then inhabited the canals and fountains of Marrakech. They polluted the waters or even made them stop. They were appeased by candles left by the water sources.
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