The Death Knight Chronicles
Divine beings made flesh to pursue a worldly life. Deva are not born, but incarnated and reincarnated life after life from one adult body to the next. There are two distinct cultures of Deva in Kthon, those of Burjbil and those of Ankor.
Seven Astral Keys, 6:4-5 (4) There were gods on the earth in those days; and also after that, when the divine sons unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty monsters which were of old. (5) And the disciples of Ivory saw that the wickedness of gods was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only chaos continually.