Among the Maori she is a Goddess of Night and Death with several moody aspects.
Meanwhile versions of her are popular all over Polynesia. For example see her Tahiti version Hina.
Hine Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Hina
Area or people: Maori people of Polynesia
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: the Night
Area of expertise: Night
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 289
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Article last revised on April 30, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.