Finnish Mythology

The Gods of Finland...

SAMPSA

Finnish Agriculture God

Also known as PELLERVO, PELLERVOINEN, SAMPSA BELLERVOINEN

God of Seeds and Sowing

“Little Sampsa Pellervoinen,
He’s the lad to do the planting,
Sow the seeds and sow them thickly.”

Like a little Johnny Hayseed, he wakes up in the Spring and dances through the fields sowing corn and oats. Then Pekko takes care of the crops while Sampsa has a well-earned rest.

Sampsa Facts and Figures

Name: Sampsa
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: PELLERVO, PELLERVOINEN, SAMPSA BELLERVOINEN

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Agriculture and Farming
Area of expertise: Agriculture, Farming

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 692

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Article last revised on May 11, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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