He greets your spirit as it escapes from the world of mortality, and welcomes you very warmly to your death.
KULTANA also looks after North Wind and Rain, both very popular items in Arnhem Land. Effigies of him represent falling rain. Please don’t tell us it rains in the afterlife.
Article last updated on 31 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "KULTANA: God of the Dead from Australian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 31 Jan. 2014. Web. 3 September 2014.