NATIVE AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY

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ANINGAN

Picture of ANINGAN from our Native American mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Native American Moon God

Also known as IGALUK

Eskimo God of the Moon

He owns an igloo in the sky, from which he emerges to chase his sister the Sun across the firmament.

He also packs in a lot of hunting with his great snow sled. Meanwhile his cousin IRDLIRVIRISISSONG keeps the igloo tidy.

ANINGAN FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANINGAN
Area or people : Inuit
Location : North America
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Moon
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : IGALUK
Popularity index : 4717

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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ANINGAN: God of the Moon from Native American mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.

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