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There is no root deity of Jambavan. Every Vanara was created by some deity taking inspiration from Jambavan himself. Jambavan was created suddenly from Brahma's yawn. From Valmiki Ramayana Bala Kanda Sarga 17 (Translated by Desiraju Hanumanta Rao & K. M. K. Murthy) pūrvameva mayā sṛṣṭo jāṃbavānṛkṣapuṅgavaḥ | jṛṃbhamāṇasya sahasā mama vakrādajāyata |...


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