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KANANESKI-ANAYEHI

Picture of the Native American Fire Goddess KANANESKI-ANAYEHI from our Native American mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Native American Fire Goddess

A Spider Goddess of Fire

You don’t come across many of those.

She is a spider who took a basket and some sticky thread to bring fire up to the Earth from the Underworld. She is recognizable by the orangey-red hairs on her back.

KANANESKI-ANAYEHI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : KANANESKI-ANAYEHI
Area or people : Cherokee
Location : North America
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Fire
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 2960
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Article last updated on 27 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. "KANANESKI-ANAYEHI: Goddess of Fire from Native American mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 29 August 2014.

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