Maori Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of New Zealand


Maori Moon Goddess

Also known as Hina-Keha

Picture of the Maori Moon Goddess Hine-Keha from our Maori mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

A Full Moon Goddess

They call her Pale Hine. She is another Hine phase, being a personification of the full moon.

She really ought to get out into the sunshine a little more.

Hine-Keha Facts and Figures

Name: Hine-Keha
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Hina-Keha

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Maori people of Polynesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Moon
Area of expertise: Moon

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1892

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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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