God of the Sky
He came down from Heaven one day by shinning down a tree. Not a very dignified entrance for a Sky God, but it takes all sorts.While spending time on the Earth he had a fling with ILAHEVA, a mortal lady. This impressed the neighbors no end and gave the resultant son, AHOEITU, a bit of a pedigree.
But while on a Heavenly visit to see his dad, AHOEITU was ambushed by his jealous half brothers. They were so jealous that they ate him.
EITUMATUPUA was very cross indeed when he found out and the culprits were punished by being forced to regurgitate and then watch as AHOEITU was lovingly reassembled by his doting father. Furthermore they were grounded, or in this case heavened, and never allowed to visit Earth again.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
COPYRIGHT © 1999-2013. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Please mention Godchecker.com when praying to deities.
Godchecker's article on Eitumatupua is based on material from ancient texts, original references and our own research. We strive for accuracy and update regularly with new information. If you spot a mistake please contact us and we'll try to fix it.
Area or people : Tonga
Location : the Pacific Islands
Gender : Male
Type : Deity
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 201
Visitors often email us asking about Eitumatupua statues, sculptures or carved figurines of Eitumatupua. We regret we cannot assist with identifying such items.
REPRODUCTION REQUESTS. This site is copyright and all rights are reserved. If you wish to use our material in your essay, book, article or project, please consult our permissions information page.
SUPPORT THE GODS. Found this site useful? Consider donating a few pennies to the Godchecker Temple Roof Fund.
The Gods told us to do it.