Being in Finland he is probably evergreen rather than deciduous.
With a beard of lichen and eyebrows of moss, you’ll appreciate that he is made entirely of trees. Consequently he doesn’t get around very much. But he doesn’t need to as he can branch out far and wide and let knowledge whisper through his foliage.
The family tree includes his wife MIELIKKI, his son NYYRIKKI, and his daughter TUULIKKI. Not to mention TELLERVO the maid.
Article last updated on 18 October 2013
by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Tapio: Finnish God of Nature (Finnish mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 18 Oct. 2013. Web. 30 September 2014.