She was formed from the primeval slime by Mega-God AWONAWILONA, who blessed her (and husband APOYAN-TACHI) with powers of procreative production and turned her loose on an unsuspecting universe.
The Earth started off bare and empty, but it wasn’t long before AWITELIN-TSTA’s womb was swelling with life. The universe held its breath. Finally she could contain herself no longer and gave birth to every living thing. Much to the surprise of her husband APOYAN-TACHI who was hoping for a boy.
Article last updated on 23 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. "AWITELIN-TSTA: Mother Goddess from Native American mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 23 Jan. 2014. Web. 2 September 2014.