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ANINGAN
Also known as IGALUK

A picture showing the legend of ANINGAN taken from our Native American mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Native American Gods, Native American Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

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.

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Article last updated on 09 January 2013
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT ANINGAN : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : ANINGAN
Area or people : Inuit
Location : North America
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : IGALUK
Popularity index : 373

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